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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: 90%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 09' North, Longitude: 50° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.32 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 56.4"1005.08 miwest0° 11' 32.2"13.21 misouth1005.20 mi
24 hours11° 19' 20.4"783.07 mieast4° 38' 11.7"318.60 misouth845.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MacapáWed 2:46 AM125 km78 miles68 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémWed 2:46 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE
CayenneWed 2:46 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SantarémWed 2:46 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 2:46 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboWed 2:46 AM714 km444 miles386 nmNorthwest NW
Nieuw NickerieWed 2:46 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamWed 1:46 AM941 km585 miles508 nmNorthwest NW
LindenWed 1:46 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownWed 1:46 AM1036 km644 miles559 nmNorthwest NW
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