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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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 38' South, Longitude: 86° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.28 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 26' 44.8"962.39 miwest0° 07' 56.3"9.10 minorth962.74 mi
24 hours12° 56' 57.4"862.72 mieast3° 32' 22.4"243.36 minorth903.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 6:04 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilWed 6:04 AM1660 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:04 AM1660 km1032 miles897 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoWed 6:04 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazWed 7:04 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 7:04 AM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreWed 7:04 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoWed 7:04 AM2547 km1582 miles1375 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaWed 6:04 AM2637 km1638 miles1424 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter IslandWed 5:04 AM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmWest-southwest WSW
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