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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 3:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' North, Longitude: 35° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.88 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.21 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miNorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.4"972.60 miWest0° 07' 36.0"8.71 miNorth972.36 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.0"771.80 miEast2° 40' 48.4"184.28 miNorth788.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 2:14 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast E
DakarThu 3:14 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmEast E
BanjulThu 3:14 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmEast E
FortalezaThu 12:14 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmSouth S
NouakchottThu 3:14 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 3:14 PM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmEast E
CayenneThu 12:14 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 12:14 PM2305 km1432 miles1244 nmSouthwest SW
ConakryThu 3:14 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmEast E
ParamariboThu 12:14 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmWest-southwest WSW

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