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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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 39' North, Longitude: 52° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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"1000.69 miwest0° 10' 35.0"12.12 minorth1000.61 mi
24 hours11° 07' 46.8"766.16 mieast4° 03' 06.6"278.46 minorth812.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 9:48 AM81 km50 miles44 nmSouth S
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 9:48 AM178 km111 miles96 nmWest W
ParamariboMon 9:48 AM304 km189 miles164 nmWest W
Nieuw NickerieMon 9:48 AM506 km315 miles273 nmWest W
New AmsterdamMon 8:48 AM567 km353 miles306 nmWest W
GeorgetownMon 8:48 AM647 km402 miles349 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenMon 8:48 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
BelémMon 9:48 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownMon 8:48 AM1140 km708 miles616 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainMon 8:48 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmWest-northwest WNW
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