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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 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 11' North
Longitude: 60° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.81 meters/second, 1604.9 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"997.21 miwest0° 10' 26.0"11.95 minorth997.09 mi
24 hours11° 18' 50.6"776.54 mieast3° 57' 07.1"271.62 minorth818.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Guyana)Tue 11:24 AM252 km157 miles136 nmEast E
LindenTue 11:24 AM269 km167 miles145 nmEast-southeast ESE
New AmsterdamTue 11:24 AM336 km209 miles182 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ciudad BolívarTue 10:54 AM362 km225 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FernandoTue 11:24 AM362 km225 miles195 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChaguanasTue 11:24 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port of SpainTue 11:24 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Nieuw NickerieTue 12:24 PM403 km250 miles217 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaturínTue 10:54 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughTue 11:24 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth N
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