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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: 62%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' South, Longitude: 79° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.13 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.6"961.99 miwest0° 07' 53.8"9.05 minorth962.34 mi
24 hours12° 57' 48.3"863.34 mieast3° 31' 32.1"242.38 minorth903.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 5:36 AM510 km317 miles276 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 5:36 AM848 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazWed 6:36 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 6:36 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilWed 5:36 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmNorth N
SucreWed 6:36 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 5:36 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsWed 4:36 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SantiagoWed 6:36 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaWed 5:36 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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