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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: 84%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:19 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 24° 42' South
Longitude: 86° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 406.58 meters/second, 1463.7 km/hour, 909.5 miles/hour or 790.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"15.16 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"909.16 miwest0° 02' 39.2"3.05 minorth909.33 mi
24 hours12° 33' 05.1"789.03 mieast1° 37' 42.5"112.08 minorth801.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 4:00 AM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoSun 5:00 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSun 5:00 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 5:00 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaSun 6:00 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmEast-southeast ESE
Easter IslandSun 3:00 AM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSun 5:00 AM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilSun 4:00 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 3:00 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmNorth N
QuitoSun 4:00 AM2825 km1756 miles1526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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