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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 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 09' North, Longitude: 57° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.84 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.62 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"997.27 miwest0° 10' 26.5"11.96 minorth997.15 mi
24 hours11° 18' 49.2"776.56 mieast3° 57' 19.3"271.85 minorth819.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownTue 11:14 AM42 km26 miles23 nmSouth-southwest SSW
New AmsterdamTue 11:14 AM113 km70 miles61 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenTue 11:14 AM129 km80 miles69 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:14 PM174 km108 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
ParamariboTue 12:14 PM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 12:14 PM475 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
San FernandoTue 11:14 AM516 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
ChaguanasTue 11:14 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughTue 11:14 AM538 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainTue 11:14 AM547 km340 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
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