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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.98 meters/second, 1526.3 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"948.19 miwest0° 03' 45.4"4.31 minorth948.02 mi
24 hours11° 33' 51.0"755.23 mieast1° 04' 53.7"74.41 minorth756.37 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 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownSun 4:50 PM1874 km1165 miles1012 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 4:50 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSun 5:50 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSun 4:50 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmWest W
CastriesSun 4:50 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:50 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:50 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmWest W
KingstownSun 4:50 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:50 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmWest W
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