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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:38:00 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: 12%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 27' North, Longitude: 35° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.52 meters/second, 1611.1 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.68 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.0"1000.98 miWest0° 10' 37.4"12.17 miNorth1000.90 mi
24 hours11° 07' 40.1"766.25 miEast4° 04' 17.8"279.80 miNorth812.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 8:38 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeMon 8:38 AM1494 km928 miles807 nmSouth S
PraiaMon 10:38 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmNortheast NE
BelémMon 8:38 AM1661 km1032 miles897 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 8:38 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:38 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmSouth S
DakarMon 11:38 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboMon 8:38 AM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmWest W
BanjulMon 11:38 AM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauMon 11:38 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmEast-northeast ENE

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