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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: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 3, 2013 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 37' North, Longitude: 56° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.56 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.57 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 32' 18.4"994.39 miwest0° 09' 50.9"11.28 minorth994.23 mi
24 hours11° 06' 16.9"759.55 mieast3° 41' 58.1"254.29 minorth796.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GeorgetownMon 7:48 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamMon 7:48 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Nieuw NickerieMon 8:48 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 8:48 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenMon 7:48 AM368 km229 miles199 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 8:48 AM417 km259 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
ScarboroughMon 7:48 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneMon 8:48 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
San FernandoMon 7:48 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChaguanasMon 7:48 AM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-northwest WNW
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