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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, March 17, 2013 at 7:30:00 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: 32%

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 Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' North, Longitude: 42° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.50 meters/second, 1521.0 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.75 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.0"944.81 miWest0° 02' 26.0"2.79 miNorth944.70 mi
24 hours11° 38' 26.2"757.78 miEast0° 32' 29.0"37.24 miNorth757.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 3:30 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSun 4:30 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 3:30 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 3:30 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmWest W
RoseauSun 3:30 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 3:30 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 3:30 PM2031 km1262 miles1096 nmWest W
ParamariboSun 4:30 PM2033 km1263 miles1097 nmSouthwest SW
KingstownSun 3:30 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 3:30 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmWest W

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