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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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 91° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.38 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.6 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 miNorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.2"962.54 miWest0° 07' 57.9"9.13 miNorth962.89 mi
24 hours12° 56' 23.1"862.20 miEast3° 32' 56.3"243.98 miNorth902.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 6:24 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:24 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth N
GuayaquilWed 6:24 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNortheast NE
QuitoWed 6:24 AM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandWed 5:24 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmSouthwest SW
La PazWed 7:24 AM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 7:24 AM2614 km1625 miles1412 nmEast E
SucreWed 7:24 AM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmEast-southeast ESE
SantiagoWed 7:24 AM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaWed 6:24 AM2926 km1818 miles1580 nmNortheast NE

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