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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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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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 57' North, Longitude: 41° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.2"997.71 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.01 minorth997.60 mi
24 hours11° 18' 39.6"776.72 mieast3° 58' 43.7"273.46 minorth819.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 11:04 AM1214 km754 miles656 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémTue 11:04 AM1243 km773 miles671 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneTue 11:04 AM1270 km789 miles686 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 11:04 AM1568 km974 miles846 nmWest W
RecifeTue 11:04 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 10:04 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmWest W
PraiaTue 1:04 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownTue 10:04 AM2146 km1333 miles1159 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 11:04 AM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmSouth S
Port of SpainTue 10:04 AM2288 km1422 miles1236 nmWest-northwest WNW
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