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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' North, Longitude: 58° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.7"989.90 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 misouth990.22 mi
24 hours11° 09' 59.6"760.61 mieast4° 11' 11.3"287.70 misouth817.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ScarboroughMon 12:46 AM299 km186 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasMon 12:46 AM349 km217 miles189 nmWest W
San FernandoMon 12:46 AM352 km219 miles190 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 12:46 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth S
Port of SpainMon 12:46 AM362 km225 miles196 nmWest W
BridgetownMon 12:46 AM369 km230 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
New AmsterdamMon 12:46 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth S
Saint George'sMon 12:46 AM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenMon 12:46 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
KingstownMon 12:46 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorthwest NW
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