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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 = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:04:00 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: 51%

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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 15' South, Longitude: 58° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.47 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.31 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 29.1"978.44 miWest0° 09' 39.2"11.06 miNorth978.80 mi
24 hours12° 17' 36.6"831.03 miEast4° 05' 48.7"281.58 miNorth882.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 6:04 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Porto VelhoThu 6:04 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzThu 6:04 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaThu 6:04 AM783 km486 miles423 nmWest W
CochabambaThu 6:04 AM958 km595 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
Fuerte OlimpoThu 6:04 AM979 km608 miles529 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoThu 6:04 AM997 km620 miles538 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreThu 6:04 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
ManausThu 6:04 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth N
La PazThu 6:04 AM1092 km678 miles590 nmWest-southwest WSW

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