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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, June 5, 2013 at 12:48:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 32' North, Longitude: 48° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.96 meters/second, 1558.7 km/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.14 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.4"968.27 miWest0° 06' 49.9"7.83 miNorth968.04 mi
24 hours11° 24' 02.8"759.88 miEast2° 22' 27.1"163.26 miNorth772.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 9:48 AM1261 km783 miles681 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownWed 8:48 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmWest W
ParamariboWed 9:48 AM1323 km822 miles715 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesWed 8:48 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 8:48 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmWest W
RoseauWed 8:48 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmWest W
KingstownWed 8:48 AM1440 km895 miles777 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 8:48 AM1461 km908 miles789 nmWest W
GeorgetownWed 8:48 AM1462 km908 miles789 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 8:48 AM1479 km919 miles799 nmWest W

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