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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.78 meters/second, 1565.2 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.3"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.0"||972.44 mi||west||0° 07' 34.2"||8.68 mi||north||972.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 31.0"||771.81 mi||east||2° 40' 04.0"||183.45 mi||north||788.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Thu 12:36 PM||1668 km||1036 miles||901 nm|| SW|
|Praia||Thu 2:36 PM||1840 km||1143 miles||993 nm|| E|
|Paramaribo||Thu 12:36 PM||1863 km||1158 miles||1006 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Thu 12:36 PM||1971 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 12:36 PM||2035 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| S|
|Bridgetown||Thu 11:36 AM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Thu 11:36 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| WSW|
|Castries||Thu 11:36 AM||2199 km||1367 miles||1188 nm|| W|
|Fort-de-France||Thu 11:36 AM||2205 km||1370 miles||1191 nm|| W|
|Kingstown||Thu 11:36 AM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| W|
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