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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 = Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:34:00 AM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, April 29, 2012 at 9:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:36 AM

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: 54° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.52 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.2 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' 02.9"944.84 miWest0° 07' 50.5"8.99 miSouth944.52 mi
24 hours14° 59' 54.7"985.17 miEast2° 28' 18.1"170.02 miSouth992.50 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 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasSun 12:34 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNortheast NE
Fuerte OlimpoSat 11:34 PM437 km272 miles236 nmSouthwest SW
Pedro Juan CaballeroSat 11:34 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
GoiâniaSun 12:34 AM624 km388 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:34 PM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 12:34 AM795 km494 miles429 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ciudad del EsteSat 11:34 PM802 km498 miles433 nmSouth S
AsuncionSat 11:34 PM826 km513 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa CruzSat 11:34 PM879 km546 miles475 nmWest W

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