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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: 78%
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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 42' North
Longitude: 40° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.74 meters/second, 1521.9 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.0"945.41 miwest0° 03' 13.3"3.70 misouth945.57 mi
24 hours11° 36' 47.7"756.50 mieast1° 42' 40.4"117.71 misouth769.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 10:02 PM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 8:02 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 7:02 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboWed 8:02 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 7:02 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmWest W
RoseauWed 7:02 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest W
CastriesWed 7:02 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 7:02 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 7:02 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmWest W
KingstownWed 7:02 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmWest-southwest WSW
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