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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: 2%
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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 25' North
Longitude: 44° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.12 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.6"977.68 miwest0° 08' 05.1"9.26 minorth977.45 mi
24 hours11° 22' 57.1"765.98 mieast2° 54' 22.4"199.83 minorth786.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 10:48 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 10:48 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 9:48 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmWest W
GeorgetownWed 9:48 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 10:48 AM1699 km1055 miles917 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesWed 9:48 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 9:48 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmWest W
KingstownWed 9:48 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmWest W
RoseauWed 9:48 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmWest W
Port of SpainWed 9:48 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmWest W
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