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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 14:14:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 14:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 28' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.2"||997.65 mi||west||0° 10' 28.9"||12.01 mi||north||997.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 40.10"||776.70 mi||east||3° 58' 31.8"||273.23 mi||north||819.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Tue 11:14 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Tue 11:14 AM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| SSW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 11:14 AM||1301 km||808 miles||703 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:14 AM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| SSE|
|Georgetown||Tue 10:14 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||877 nm|| W|
|Bridgetown||Tue 10:14 AM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Tue 11:14 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| SSE|
|Port of Spain||Tue 10:14 AM||2026 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| WNW|
|Kingstown||Tue 10:14 AM||2062 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| WNW|
|Castries||Tue 10:14 AM||2069 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| WNW|
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