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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 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 39' North
Longitude: 70° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.66 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 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' 42.9"976.65 miwest0° 07' 57.9"9.13 minorth976.42 mi
24 hours11° 23' 42.7"766.06 mieast2° 51' 11.3"196.18 minorth785.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadWed 11:36 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadWed 11:36 AM262 km163 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
MaracaiboWed 11:06 AM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BarquisimetoWed 11:06 AM429 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ValenciaWed 11:06 AM484 km301 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
MaracayWed 11:06 AM513 km319 miles277 nmSoutheast SE
BarranquillaWed 10:36 AM521 km324 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santo DomingoWed 11:36 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
CaracasWed 11:06 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSoutheast SE
Port-au-Prince *Wed 11:36 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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