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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: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 41' North, Longitude: 38° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.12 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"991.16 miwest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 minorth990.98 mi
24 hours11° 13' 09.3"765.08 mieast3° 34' 16.5"245.49 minorth799.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 9:38 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 9:38 AM1575 km979 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:38 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaTue 11:38 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboTue 9:38 AM1847 km1147 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 9:38 AM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 8:38 AM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 8:38 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakarTue 12:38 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesTue 8:38 AM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-northwest WNW
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