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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: 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 30' North, Longitude: 40° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 12.1"1000.88 miwest0° 10' 36.7"12.15 minorth1000.80 mi
24 hours11° 07' 41.9"766.21 mieast4° 03' 57.8"279.42 minorth812.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaMon 8:58 AM1036 km644 miles560 nmSouth S
BelémMon 8:58 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneMon 8:58 AM1364 km847 miles736 nmWest W
RecifeMon 8:58 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboMon 8:58 AM1675 km1041 miles905 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 7:58 AM2010 km1249 miles1086 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:58 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmSouth S
PraiaMon 10:58 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownMon 7:58 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausMon 7:58 AM2418 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-southwest WSW
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