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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 = Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 9:52:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 33' North, Longitude: 42° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.86 meters/second, 1533.1 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.88 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.6"952.35 miWest0° 04' 27.3"5.11 miSouth952.57 mi
24 hours11° 26' 15.8"750.20 miEast2° 10' 27.9"149.53 miSouth769.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 6:52 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 5:52 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboWed 6:52 PM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:52 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmWest W
CastriesWed 5:52 PM2035 km1265 miles1099 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:52 PM2040 km1268 miles1102 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:52 PM2053 km1276 miles1108 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:52 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmWest W
PraiaWed 8:52 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmEast E
KingstownWed 5:52 PM2088 km1298 miles1128 nmWest-southwest WSW

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