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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 = Friday, March 15, 2013 at 6:34:00 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: 16%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 15, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' North, Longitude: 52° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.84 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.7"965.77 miWest0° 06' 45.4"7.75 miNorth965.52 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.1"766.84 miEast2° 19' 03.9"159.39 miNorth778.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownFri 2:34 PM824 km512 miles445 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceFri 2:34 PM927 km576 miles500 nmWest W
CastriesFri 2:34 PM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vieux FortFri 2:34 PM937 km582 miles506 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 2:34 PM950 km590 miles513 nmWest W
Pointe-à-PitreFri 2:34 PM961 km597 miles519 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 2:34 PM982 km610 miles530 nmWest W
KingstownFri 2:34 PM984 km612 miles532 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Fri 2:34 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmWest W
Codrington (Barbuda)Fri 2:34 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW

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