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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: 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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' North, Longitude: 49° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.98 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 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' 31.9"959.34 miwest0° 05' 52.3"6.73 minorth959.10 mi
24 hours11° 26' 46.1"756.03 mieast1° 57' 16.8"134.43 minorth763.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 4:30 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:30 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 4:30 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 4:30 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:30 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:30 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmWest W
KingstownSat 4:30 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:30 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmWest W
CayenneSat 5:30 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 5:30 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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