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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 06' North, Longitude: 49° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.33 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.1"1005.11 miwest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 minorth1005.16 mi
24 hours11° 09' 31.0"771.76 mieast4° 22' 49.3"301.00 minorth827.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémSun 8:48 AM289 km180 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSun 8:48 AM559 km347 miles302 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 8:48 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboSun 8:48 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorthwest NW
GeorgetownSun 7:48 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaSun 8:48 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausSun 7:48 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSun 7:48 AM1736 km1079 miles938 nmNorthwest NW
BridgetownSun 7:48 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorthwest NW
Saint George'sSun 7:48 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorthwest NW
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