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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 = Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:56:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 14:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 11' North, Longitude: 44° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.42 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"942.39 miWest0° 00' 21.6"0.41 miNorth942.37 mi
24 hours11° 37' 10.4"754.52 miEast0° 17' 05.6"19.60 miSouth755.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 10:56 AM1795 km1116 miles969 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 10:56 AM1864 km1158 miles1007 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 10:56 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 10:56 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 10:56 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 10:56 AM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 11:56 AM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KingstownSat 10:56 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 10:56 AM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest W
ParamariboSat 11:56 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouthwest SW

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