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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 31' North
Longitude: 40° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 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"1000.94 miwest0° 10' 36.7"12.15 minorth1000.87 mi
24 hours11° 07' 42.0"766.26 mieast4° 03' 56.8"279.42 minorth812.55 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 AM1042 km647 miles563 nmSouth S
BelémMon 8:58 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneMon 8:58 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmWest W
RecifeMon 8:58 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboMon 8:58 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 7:58 AM1981 km1231 miles1069 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:58 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSouth S
PraiaMon 10:58 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownMon 7:58 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausMon 7:58 AM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmWest-southwest WSW
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