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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 8:40:00 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 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' North, Longitude: 52° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.94 meters/second, 1544.2 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 31.7"959.25 miWest0° 05' 51.4"6.71 miNorth959.02 mi
24 hours11° 26' 49.3"756.02 miEast1° 56' 55.9"134.04 miNorth763.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 4:40 PM938 km583 miles507 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:40 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSat 4:40 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmWest W
RoseauSat 4:40 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 4:40 PM1027 km638 miles554 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:40 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:40 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmWest W
KingstownSat 4:40 PM1089 km677 miles588 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:40 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmWest W
Saint George'sSat 4:40 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest-southwest WSW

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