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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 15:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' North, Longitude: 43° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.92 meters/second, 1587.3 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.5"986.15 miwest0° 09' 13.5"10.57 minorth985.94 mi
24 hours11° 24' 05.5"774.00 mieast3° 23' 32.8"233.20 minorth803.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 12:04 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 12:04 PM1361 km846 miles735 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 12:04 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownWed 11:04 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 11:04 AM1716 km1066 miles927 nmWest W
FortalezaWed 12:04 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesWed 11:04 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownWed 11:04 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 11:04 AM1895 km1177 miles1023 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainWed 11:04 AM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmWest W
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