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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 9:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 19' North, Longitude: 50° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.90 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.80 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.9"947.95 miWest0° 03' 42.7"4.26 miNorth947.78 mi
24 hours11° 33' 58.4"755.18 miEast1° 03' 49.9"73.18 miNorth756.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 5:20 PM1212 km753 miles654 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 5:20 PM1247 km775 miles674 nmWest W
RoseauSun 5:20 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 5:20 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 5:20 PM1269 km789 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 5:20 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 5:20 PM1335 km829 miles721 nmWest W
KingstownSun 5:20 PM1354 km841 miles731 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint George'sSun 5:20 PM1469 km912 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSun 5:20 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmSouthwest SW

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