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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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 51' North
Longitude: 47° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.18 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"1000.28 miwest0° 10' 57.9"12.56 misouth1000.52 mi
24 hours11° 10' 06.7"768.58 mieast4° 30' 34.2"309.87 misouth830.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 1:46 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest W
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:46 AM739 km459 miles399 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:46 AM817 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
ParamariboTue 1:46 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 12:46 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 1:46 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmSoutheast SE
BridgetownTue 12:46 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 12:46 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausTue 12:46 AM1721 km1070 miles930 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownTue 12:46 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmWest-northwest WNW
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