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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 = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 8:20:00 PM.

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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: 41%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 17' North, Longitude: 47° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.02 meters/second, 1544.5 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.0"959.42 miWest0° 05' 53.0"6.75 miNorth959.19 mi
24 hours11° 26' 43.0"756.04 miEast1° 57' 37.6"134.83 miNorth763.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 4:20 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 5:20 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:20 PM1514 km941 miles818 nmWest W
CastriesSat 4:20 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 4:20 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest W
ParamariboSat 5:20 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouthwest SW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:20 PM1557 km967 miles841 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:20 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmWest W
KingstownSat 4:20 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:20 PM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest W

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