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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 = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:50:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 17' North, Longitude: 43° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 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' 13.1"948.14 miWest0° 03' 45.4"4.31 miNorth947.96 mi
24 hours11° 33' 50.6"755.18 miEast1° 04' 56.3"74.45 miNorth756.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSun 5:50 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownSun 4:50 PM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 5:50 PM1988 km1235 miles1073 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:50 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 4:50 PM2001 km1244 miles1081 nmWest W
CastriesSun 4:50 PM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:50 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:50 PM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmWest W
KingstownSun 4:50 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:50 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmWest W

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