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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 phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 50' North, Longitude: 40° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.31 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.75 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.8"944.44 miwest0° 01' 53.6"2.17 minorth944.35 mi
24 hours11° 40' 34.1"759.91 mieast0° 19' 25.4"22.27 minorth759.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 2:56 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 12:56 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 11:56 AM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 12:56 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceSat 11:56 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 11:56 AM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 11:56 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmWest W
CastriesSat 11:56 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 11:56 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmWest W
KingstownSat 11:56 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmWest-southwest WSW
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