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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 03:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' North, Longitude: 57° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.82 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.2"965.74 miwest0° 05' 40.4"6.50 misouth965.99 mi
24 hours10° 58' 29.2"729.14 mieast2° 34' 34.4"177.13 misouth754.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownWed 11:52 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 11:52 PM469 km291 miles253 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 11:52 PM478 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 11:52 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
CastriesWed 11:52 PM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vieux FortWed 11:52 PM503 km313 miles272 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 11:52 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 11:52 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
Codrington (Barbuda)Wed 11:52 PM536 km333 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
BradesWed 11:52 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest W
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