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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 = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 2:54:00 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

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 14:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 44' North, Longitude: 64° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.8"1003.75 miWest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 miNorth1003.75 mi
24 hours11° 18' 15.3"781.04 miEast4° 21' 26.3"299.40 miNorth834.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Boa VistaMon 10:54 AM390 km243 miles211 nmEast E
Puerto AyacuchoMon 10:24 AM501 km312 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad BolívarMon 10:24 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureMon 10:24 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúMon 9:54 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
LindenMon 10:54 AM750 km466 miles405 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausMon 10:54 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSoutheast SE
Georgetown (Guyana)Mon 10:54 AM806 km501 miles435 nmNortheast NE
New AmsterdamMon 10:54 AM835 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nieuw NickerieMon 11:54 AM873 km543 miles472 nmEast-northeast ENE

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