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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, April 29, 2012 at 9:58 AM
This phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:35 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' South, Longitude: 55° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.52 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.75 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 02.7"944.89 miwest0° 07' 50.5"8.99 misouth944.58 mi
24 hours14° 59' 55.9"985.25 mieast2° 28' 14.2"169.95 misouth992.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campo GrandeSat 11:34 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasSun 12:34 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE
GoiâniaSun 12:34 AM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:34 PM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
AsuncionSat 11:34 PM817 km507 miles441 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSun 12:34 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloSun 12:34 AM1062 km660 miles574 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSat 11:34 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroSun 12:34 AM1351 km840 miles730 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSat 11:34 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmWest W
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