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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:35 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 71° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.23 meters/second, 1494.8 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.48 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.9"928.51 miwest0° 03' 55.0"4.49 misouth928.32 mi
24 hours15° 09' 55.7"980.04 mieast0° 49' 04.1"56.27 misouth978.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IquiqueMon 1:44 AM139 km87 miles75 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaMon 12:44 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNorth N
La PazMon 1:44 AM590 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 1:44 AM664 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaMon 2:44 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 12:44 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth N
TucumánMon 2:44 AM902 km560 miles487 nmSoutheast SE
LimaMon 12:44 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoMon 1:44 AM1264 km785 miles683 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MendozaMon 2:44 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouth S

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