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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: 96%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 53' North, Longitude: 44° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.15 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"1000.15 miwest0° 10' 57.4"12.55 misouth1000.39 mi
24 hours11° 10' 04.9"768.45 mieast4° 30' 27.8"309.73 misouth830.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 1:36 AM855 km531 miles462 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:36 AM915 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 1:36 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 1:36 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 12:36 AM1496 km930 miles808 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 12:36 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 1:36 AM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmSoutheast SE
Port of SpainTue 12:36 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausTue 12:36 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownTue 12:36 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmWest-northwest WNW
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