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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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' North, Longitude: 45° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.32 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"996.05 miwest0° 10' 17.9"11.79 minorth995.93 mi
24 hours11° 38' 22.8"798.87 mieast3° 52' 02.2"265.78 minorth838.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 5:40 PM826 km513 miles446 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 5:40 PM993 km617 miles536 nmWest W
BelémTue 5:40 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 5:40 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 5:40 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 4:40 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 4:40 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 4:40 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 4:40 PM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesTue 4:40 PM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmWest-northwest WNW
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