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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 14:04:00 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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 35' North, Longitude: 52° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.81 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.3"1003.87 miwest0° 11' 14.1"12.87 minorth1003.88 mi
24 hours11° 18' 21.2"781.25 mieast4° 22' 03.5"300.11 minorth834.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 11:04 AM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth N
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 11:04 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParamariboMon 11:04 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNorthwest NW
BelémMon 11:04 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSoutheast SE
SantarémMon 11:04 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieMon 11:04 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
New AmsterdamMon 10:04 AM728 km452 miles393 nmNorthwest NW
LindenMon 10:04 AM786 km489 miles425 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownMon 10:04 AM822 km511 miles444 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMon 10:04 AM1086 km675 miles586 nmSouthwest SW

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