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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: 72%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 102° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.38 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.4"946.90 miwest0° 05' 28.2"6.27 minorth947.17 mi
24 hours13° 40' 30.0"898.24 mieast2° 41' 14.6"184.82 minorth923.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandTue 5:14 AM1184 km735 miles639 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:14 AM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 6:14 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmEast E
AdamstownTue 3:14 AM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoTue 6:14 AM3322 km2064 miles1794 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoTue 7:14 AM3607 km2241 miles1947 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 7:14 AM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmEast E
San JoseTue 5:14 AM3737 km2322 miles2018 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 5:14 AM3824 km2376 miles2065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 5:14 AM3840 km2386 miles2073 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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