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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 12:48:00 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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 42' North, Longitude: 41° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.09 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.3 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' 05.8"991.02 miWest0° 09' 33.9"10.96 miNorth990.84 mi
24 hours11° 13' 12.2"765.03 miEast3° 34' 03.9"245.23 miNorth799.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneTue 9:48 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:48 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaTue 9:48 AM1512 km939 miles816 nmSouth S
ParamariboTue 9:48 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownTue 8:48 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmWest W
PraiaTue 11:48 AM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownTue 8:48 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 9:48 AM2079 km1292 miles1122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesTue 8:48 AM2225 km1383 miles1202 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 8:48 AM2236 km1389 miles1207 nmWest-northwest WNW

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