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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 4:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 49' North, Longitude: 49° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.67 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"1000.26 miWest0° 10' 58.1"12.56 miSouth1000.49 mi
24 hours11° 10' 08.3"768.59 miEast4° 30' 39.2"309.95 miSouth830.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 1:56 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:56 AM501 km311 miles271 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 1:56 AM626 km389 miles338 nmWest W
BelémTue 1:56 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieTue 1:56 AM828 km514 miles447 nmWest W
New AmsterdamTue 12:56 AM887 km551 miles479 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 12:56 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest W
LindenTue 12:56 AM970 km603 miles524 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 12:56 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainTue 12:56 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmWest-northwest WNW

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