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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 3:14:00 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

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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.76 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.28 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.2"976.80 miWest0° 07' 59.3"9.16 miNorth976.57 mi
24 hours11° 23' 33.0"765.99 miEast2° 51' 52.5"196.95 miNorth786.11 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 AM392 km243 miles212 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint George'sWed 11:14 AM408 km253 miles220 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstownWed 11:14 AM429 km267 miles232 nmEast E
MaracayWed 10:44 AM440 km274 miles238 nmSouthwest SW
WillemstadWed 11:14 AM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 11:14 AM449 km279 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesWed 11:14 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast E
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 11:14 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
Fort-de-FranceWed 11:14 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vieux FortWed 11:14 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast E

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