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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 8:40:00 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 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 50' North, Longitude: 59° 54' West

The ground speed is currently 422.37 meters/second, 1520.5 kilometres/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"944.53 miWest0° 02' 19.5"2.67 miNorth944.42 mi
24 hours11° 38' 27.4"757.58 miEast0° 29' 50.8"34.22 miNorth757.16 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Sun 4:40 PM316 km197 miles171 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 4:40 PM364 km226 miles197 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaSun 4:40 PM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleySun 4:40 PM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhilipsburgSun 4:40 PM387 km240 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
MarigotSun 4:40 PM388 km241 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 4:40 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouthwest SW
CharlestownSun 4:40 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
OranjestadSun 4:40 PM416 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
BradesSun 4:40 PM416 km258 miles225 nmSouthwest SW

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