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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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 13:14:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 25' North, Longitude: 39° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.85 meters/second, 1615.9 km/hour, 1004.1 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.7"1003.98 miwest0° 11' 15.1"12.89 minorth1003.99 mi
24 hours11° 18' 27.5"781.46 mieast4° 22' 39.8"300.80 minorth835.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 10:14 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémMon 10:14 AM1040 km646 miles561 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 10:14 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneMon 10:14 AM1401 km871 miles756 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 10:14 AM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSouth S
ParamariboMon 10:14 AM1728 km1074 miles933 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMon 9:14 AM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaMon 10:14 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaMon 12:14 PM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
ManausMon 9:14 AM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmWest-southwest WSW

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