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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 40' North
Longitude: 61° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.32 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.0"1000.60 miwest0° 10' 59.9"12.60 misouth1000.83 mi
24 hours11° 10' 17.4"769.03 mieast4° 31' 07.7"310.51 misouth831.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ciudad BolívarTue 1:16 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Boa VistaTue 1:46 AM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenTue 1:46 AM404 km251 miles218 nmEast E
Georgetown (Guyana)Tue 1:46 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaturínTue 1:16 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
New AmsterdamTue 1:46 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast E
San FernandoTue 1:46 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
ChaguanasTue 1:46 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
Nieuw NickerieTue 2:46 AM545 km338 miles294 nmEast E
Port of SpainTue 1:46 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth N
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