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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 17, 2014 at 4:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 17, 2014 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' North, Longitude: 60° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.56 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.31 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 32' 56.1"978.62 miWest0° 07' 16.7"8.34 miSouth978.91 mi
24 hours10° 42' 48.6"720.69 miEast3° 09' 27.2"217.04 miSouth756.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vieux FortFri 12:52 AM47 km29 miles25 nmNorthwest NW
CastriesFri 12:52 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorthwest NW
KingstownFri 12:52 AM78 km48 miles42 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 12:52 AM114 km71 miles62 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fort-de-FranceFri 12:52 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint George'sFri 12:52 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauFri 12:52 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ScarboroughFri 12:52 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 12:52 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-à-PitreFri 12:52 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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