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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 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 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° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.18 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.8 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' 46.8"995.81 miwest0° 10' 15.3"11.75 minorth995.69 mi
24 hours11° 38' 11.4"798.45 mieast3° 50' 52.0"264.46 minorth837.28 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 PM85 km53 miles46 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamTue 5:30 PM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth S
LindenTue 5:30 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieTue 6:30 PM164 km102 miles89 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboTue 6:30 PM313 km194 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 6:30 PM440 km273 miles238 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 5:30 PM540 km335 miles292 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasTue 5:30 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughTue 5:30 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainTue 5:30 PM569 km354 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
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