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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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, May 4, 2015 at 3:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, May 11, 2015 at 10:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 20' South, Longitude: 105° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.63 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.3"949.61 miwest0° 00' 21.5"0.41 misouth949.59 mi
24 hours13° 01' 13.7"855.04 mieast0° 20' 36.5"23.62 minorth856.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandThu 4:44 AM1032 km641 miles557 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 1:44 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:44 AM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 4:44 AM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast E
QuitoThu 4:44 AM3603 km2239 miles1945 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoThu 6:44 AM3881 km2412 miles2096 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseThu 3:44 AM3939 km2447 miles2127 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:44 AM3988 km2478 miles2154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 3:44 AM4002 km2486 miles2161 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 5:44 AM4010 km2492 miles2165 nmEast E
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