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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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 16' North, Longitude: 40° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.01 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"948.26 miwest0° 03' 46.3"4.32 minorth948.09 mi
24 hours11° 33' 48.3"755.24 mieast1° 05' 15.8"74.83 minorth756.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 7:40 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 5:40 PM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSun 4:40 PM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 5:40 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:40 PM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmWest W
CastriesSun 4:40 PM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:40 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:40 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:40 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmWest W
KingstownSun 4:40 PM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmWest-southwest WSW
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