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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.

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

UTC time = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 4:48:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' North, Longitude: 58° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.60 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.1 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"989.92 miWest0° 09' 56.3"11.38 miSouth990.24 mi
24 hours11° 09' 59.2"760.62 miEast4° 11' 13.5"287.74 miSouth817.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ScarboroughMon 12:48 AM252 km157 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasMon 12:48 AM297 km185 miles160 nmWest W
San FernandoMon 12:48 AM299 km186 miles162 nmWest W
Port of SpainMon 12:48 AM310 km193 miles168 nmWest-northwest WNW
BridgetownMon 12:48 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Georgetown (Guyana)Mon 12:48 AM362 km225 miles195 nmSouth S
Saint George'sMon 12:48 AM397 km247 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
KingstownMon 12:48 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamMon 12:48 AM440 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenMon 12:48 AM447 km277 miles241 nmSouth S

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