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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 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: 40° 46' 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"997.65 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.01 minorth997.54 mi
24 hours11° 18' 39.5"776.67 mieast3° 58' 45.2"273.47 minorth819.72 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 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémTue 11:04 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneTue 11:04 AM1299 km807 miles702 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 11:04 AM1597 km993 miles863 nmWest W
RecifeTue 11:04 AM1787 km1111 miles965 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 10:04 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest W
PraiaTue 1:04 PM2080 km1293 miles1123 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownTue 10:04 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 11:04 AM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmSouth S
Port of SpainTue 10:04 AM2318 km1440 miles1251 nmWest-northwest WNW
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