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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 00' North, Longitude: 45° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 28.5"12.00 minorth997.47 mi
24 hours11° 18' 42.3"776.67 mieast3° 58' 19.8"273.01 minorth819.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 11:24 AM750 km466 miles405 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 11:24 AM917 km570 miles495 nmWest W
BelémTue 11:24 AM979 km608 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 11:24 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmWest W
GeorgetownTue 10:24 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 11:24 AM1440 km895 miles777 nmSoutheast SE
BridgetownTue 10:24 AM1649 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainTue 10:24 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 10:24 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesTue 10:24 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmWest-northwest WNW
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