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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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 51' North, Longitude: 47° 06' 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"1000.20 miwest0° 10' 57.9"12.56 misouth1000.44 mi
24 hours11° 10' 06.5"768.52 mieast4° 30' 33.5"309.84 misouth830.76 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 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest W
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:46 AM769 km478 miles415 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:46 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth S
ParamariboTue 1:46 AM894 km555 miles483 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 12:46 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 1:46 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmSoutheast SE
BridgetownTue 12:46 AM1591 km988 miles859 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 12:46 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausTue 12:46 AM1746 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownTue 12:46 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmWest-northwest WNW
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