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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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' North, Longitude: 41° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 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"991.08 miwest0° 09' 33.8"10.96 minorth990.90 mi
24 hours11° 13' 12.6"765.08 mieast3° 34' 02.4"245.22 minorth799.07 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 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 9:48 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaTue 9:48 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboTue 9:48 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownTue 8:48 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmWest W
PraiaTue 11:48 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-northeast ENE
BridgetownTue 8:48 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 9:48 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesTue 8:48 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownTue 8:48 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmWest-northwest WNW
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