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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 11:16 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 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 9:38 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:38 AM1647 km1024 miles890 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaTue 11:38 AM1740 km1081 miles939 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboTue 9:38 AM1875 km1165 miles1013 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 9:38 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownTue 8:38 AM2177 km1353 miles1176 nmWest W
BridgetownTue 8:38 AM2323 km1444 miles1254 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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