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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: 22%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 57' North, Longitude: 58° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.24 meters/second, 1588.5 km/hour, 987.0 miles/hour or 857.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.5"986.87 miwest0° 09' 28.1"10.85 minorth986.66 mi
24 hours11° 15' 30.2"764.62 mieast3° 29' 00.3"239.45 minorth796.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ScarboroughThu 3:34 PM200 km125 miles108 nmWest W
BridgetownThu 3:34 PM250 km155 miles135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasThu 3:34 PM277 km172 miles150 nmWest W
Port of SpainThu 3:34 PM285 km177 miles154 nmWest W
San FernandoThu 3:34 PM288 km179 miles156 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sThu 3:34 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownThu 3:34 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorthwest NW
Vieux FortThu 3:34 PM379 km235 miles205 nmNorthwest NW
CastriesThu 3:34 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Georgetown (Guyana)Thu 3:34 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth S

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