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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 = Monday, March 18, 2013 at 8:30:00 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: 42%

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 Monday, March 18, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' North, Longitude: 45° 51' 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"941.53 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miNorth941.52 mi
24 hours11° 37' 05.1"753.70 miEast0° 24' 03.1"27.58 miSouth755.17 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 PM1671 km1039 miles903 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 4:30 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceMon 4:30 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauMon 4:30 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 4:30 PM1747 km1086 miles943 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 4:30 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Mon 4:30 PM1810 km1124 miles977 nmWest W
KingstownMon 4:30 PM1821 km1131 miles983 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 5:30 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 5:30 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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