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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: 48%

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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' North, Longitude: 59° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 46.9"995.75 miwest0° 10' 14.8"11.74 minorth995.63 mi
24 hours11° 38' 09.3"798.36 mieast3° 50' 38.1"264.20 minorth837.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownTue 5:40 PM210 km131 miles114 nmEast-southeast ESE
LindenTue 5:40 PM239 km149 miles129 nmSoutheast SE
New AmsterdamTue 5:40 PM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 5:40 PM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 6:40 PM366 km227 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChaguanasTue 5:40 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ciudad BolívarTue 5:10 PM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 5:40 PM403 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ScarboroughTue 5:40 PM434 km269 miles234 nmNorth N
MaturínTue 5:10 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
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