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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 11:48:00 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: 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 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 29' North, Longitude: 37° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 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"1000.93 miWest0° 10' 37.1"12.16 miNorth1000.85 mi
24 hours11° 07' 40.9"766.23 miEast4° 04' 07.7"279.61 miNorth812.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 8:48 AM1023 km636 miles552 nmSouth S
BelémMon 8:48 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 8:48 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneMon 8:48 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmWest W
PraiaMon 10:48 AM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmNortheast NE
ParamariboMon 8:48 AM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:48 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSouth S
GeorgetownMon 7:48 AM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmWest W
DakarMon 11:48 AM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 11:48 AM2471 km1536 miles1334 nmEast-northeast ENE

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