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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 = Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 11:48:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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: 48° 47' 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"1005.04 miWest0° 11' 11.1"12.81 miNorth1005.09 mi
24 hours11° 09' 31.3"771.71 miEast4° 22' 50.0"300.99 miNorth827.11 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 AM284 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
CayenneSun 8:48 AM580 km360 miles313 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniSun 8:48 AM760 km472 miles410 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboSun 8:48 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
GeorgetownSun 7:48 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaSun 8:48 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausSun 7:48 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSun 7:48 AM1760 km1094 miles951 nmNorthwest NW
BridgetownSun 7:48 AM1786 km1110 miles965 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSun 8:48 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmEast-southeast ESE

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