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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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' North, Longitude: 57° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.18 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 46.7"995.75 miwest0° 10' 15.4"11.75 minorth995.62 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.7"798.41 mieast3° 50' 53.4"264.47 minorth837.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownTue 5:30 PM109 km68 miles59 nmWest-southwest WSW
New AmsterdamTue 5:30 PM119 km74 miles64 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieTue 6:30 PM155 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenTue 5:30 PM177 km110 miles96 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboTue 6:30 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 6:30 PM413 km257 miles223 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 5:30 PM564 km350 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughTue 5:30 PM571 km355 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasTue 5:30 PM575 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainTue 5:30 PM593 km368 miles320 nmNorthwest NW
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