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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 = Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 4:14:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 25' North, Longitude: 52° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.6"1001.55 miWest0° 11' 13.7"12.86 miNorth1001.50 mi
24 hours11° 25' 07.4"787.50 miEast4° 18' 29.8"296.05 miNorth838.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 1:14 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNortheast NE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 1:14 PM171 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboTue 1:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 1:14 PM481 km299 miles260 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamTue 12:14 PM548 km341 miles296 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenTue 12:14 PM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownTue 12:14 PM638 km396 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémTue 1:14 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSoutheast SE
ManausTue 12:14 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmSouthwest SW
Port of SpainTue 12:14 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorthwest NW

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