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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 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 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"1000.22 miwest0° 10' 57.6"12.55 misouth1000.46 mi
24 hours11° 10' 05.1"768.51 mieast4° 30' 28.4"309.76 misouth830.73 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 AM826 km513 miles446 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:36 AM901 km560 miles487 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:36 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 1:36 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 1:36 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 12:36 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 12:36 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 12:36 AM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 1:36 AM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmSoutheast SE
ManausTue 12:36 AM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmWest-southwest WSW
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