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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 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 52' North
Longitude: 55° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.87 meters/second, 1594.3 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.1"990.59 miwest0° 09' 30.8"10.90 minorth990.41 mi
24 hours11° 13' 32.5"765.09 mieast3° 32' 37.7"243.60 minorth798.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownTue 9:48 AM424 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamTue 9:48 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieTue 10:48 AM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 10:48 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth S
LindenTue 9:48 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniTue 10:48 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownTue 9:48 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughTue 9:48 AM556 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasTue 9:48 AM616 km382 miles332 nmWest W
San FernandoTue 9:48 AM619 km385 miles334 nmWest W
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