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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: 42%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 18, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 20' North
Longitude: 46° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.04 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.70 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.2"941.59 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth941.59 mi
24 hours11° 37' 04.9"753.75 mieast0° 24' 05.6"27.63 misouth755.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownMon 4:30 PM1646 km1023 miles889 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:30 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:30 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 4:30 PM1711 km1063 miles924 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:30 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 4:30 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 4:30 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmWest W
KingstownMon 4:30 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 5:30 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 5:30 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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