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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 = Monday, May 7, 2012 at 5:44:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:36 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:48 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° 01' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.48 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.9"928.52 miWest0° 03' 55.1"4.49 miSouth928.32 mi
24 hours15° 09' 56.1"980.06 miEast0° 49' 08.5"56.35 miSouth978.97 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 AM118 km74 miles64 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaMon 12:44 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth N
La PazMon 1:44 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreMon 1:44 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
SaltaMon 2:44 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSoutheast SE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 12:44 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorth N
TucumánMon 2:44 AM883 km549 miles477 nmSoutheast SE
LimaMon 12:44 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 1:44 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MendozaMon 2:44 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmSouth S

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