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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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: 59° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.60 meters/second, 1593.4 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"990.00 miwest0° 09' 56.3"11.39 misouth990.31 mi
24 hours11° 09' 59.1"760.68 mieast4° 11' 14.6"287.78 misouth817.24 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 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasMon 12:48 AM268 km167 miles145 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FernandoMon 12:48 AM270 km168 miles146 nmWest W
Port of SpainMon 12:48 AM282 km175 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
BridgetownMon 12:48 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth N
Georgetown (Guyana)Mon 12:48 AM368 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint George'sMon 12:48 AM373 km232 miles202 nmNorthwest NW
KingstownMon 12:48 AM421 km262 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamMon 12:48 AM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenMon 12:48 AM451 km280 miles243 nmSouth S
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