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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 8:34:00 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: 33%

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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 50' North, Longitude: 58° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.39 meters/second, 1520.6 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 02.3"0.05 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"944.55 miWest0° 02' 20.1"2.68 miNorth944.44 mi
24 hours11° 38' 27.3"757.59 miEast0° 30' 04.4"34.48 miNorth757.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 4:34 PM431 km268 miles232 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:34 PM467 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 4:34 PM510 km317 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 4:34 PM514 km320 miles278 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySun 4:34 PM518 km322 miles279 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesSun 4:34 PM521 km323 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotSun 4:34 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:34 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 4:34 PM548 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauSun 4:34 PM591 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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