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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' North, Longitude: 65° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.75 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.2"976.79 miwest0° 07' 59.3"9.15 minorth976.56 mi
24 hours11° 23' 33.5"765.99 mieast2° 51' 50.5"196.91 minorth786.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaracasWed 10:44 AM379 km235 miles205 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadWed 11:14 AM415 km258 miles224 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayWed 10:44 AM424 km264 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sWed 11:14 AM435 km270 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstownWed 11:14 AM458 km285 miles248 nmEast E
ChristianstedWed 11:14 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
ValenciaWed 10:44 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauWed 11:14 AM475 km295 miles257 nmEast-northeast ENE
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 11:14 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
CastriesWed 11:14 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E

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