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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 = Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:14:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 37' South, Longitude: 88° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 45.4"962.42 miWest0° 07' 57.0"9.11 miNorth962.78 mi
24 hours12° 56' 41.3"862.45 miEast3° 32' 38.4"243.64 miNorth902.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 6:14 AM1333 km828 miles720 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:14 AM1629 km1012 miles880 nmNorth N
GuayaquilWed 6:14 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNortheast NE
QuitoWed 6:14 AM2045 km1270 miles1104 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 7:14 AM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 7:14 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandWed 5:14 AM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmSouthwest SW
SucreWed 7:14 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoWed 7:14 AM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaWed 6:14 AM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmNortheast NE

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