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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 1:48:00 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: 2%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' North, Longitude: 44° 20' 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' 44.8"977.62 miWest0° 08' 05.1"9.27 miNorth977.39 mi
24 hours11° 22' 56.5"765.93 miEast2° 54' 24.5"199.85 miNorth786.77 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 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 10:48 AM1454 km904 miles785 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 9:48 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmWest W
GeorgetownWed 9:48 AM1681 km1044 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémWed 10:48 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CastriesWed 9:48 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 9:48 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmWest W
KingstownWed 9:48 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
RoseauWed 9:48 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmWest W
Port of SpainWed 9:48 AM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmWest W

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