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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 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 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° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.97 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"959.39 miwest0° 05' 52.1"6.73 minorth959.16 mi
24 hours11° 26' 46.4"756.08 mieast1° 57' 14.4"134.40 minorth763.83 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 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:30 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 4:30 PM1243 km773 miles671 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 4:30 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:30 PM1271 km790 miles686 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:30 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmWest W
KingstownSat 4:30 PM1301 km808 miles703 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:30 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest W
CayenneSat 5:30 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth S
ParamariboSat 5:30 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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