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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:38:00 PM.

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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: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 41' North, Longitude: 38° 36' 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"991.10 miWest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 miNorth990.92 mi
24 hours11° 13' 08.8"765.02 miEast3° 34' 18.0"245.50 miNorth799.11 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 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 9:38 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:38 AM1646 km1023 miles889 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaTue 11:38 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboTue 9:38 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 9:38 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 8:38 AM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 8:38 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakarTue 12:38 PM2368 km1472 miles1279 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulTue 12:38 PM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmEast-northeast ENE

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