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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 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' North, Longitude: 43° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 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"997.59 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 minorth997.47 mi
24 hours11° 18' 40.9"776.65 mieast3° 58' 33.2"273.24 minorth819.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 11:14 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 11:14 AM1102 km684 miles595 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaTue 11:14 AM1292 km803 miles697 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboTue 11:14 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 10:14 AM1655 km1028 miles893 nmWest W
RecifeTue 11:14 AM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownTue 10:14 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 10:14 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 10:14 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesTue 10:14 AM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-northwest WNW
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