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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: 51%
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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 10:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 15' South
Longitude: 59° 16' 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"978.52 miwest0° 09' 39.3"11.06 minorth978.88 mi
24 hours12° 17' 34.9"831.06 mieast4° 05' 50.0"281.62 minorth882.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoThu 6:04 AM639 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoThu 6:04 AM968 km601 miles523 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreThu 6:04 AM988 km614 miles534 nmSouthwest SW
ManausThu 6:04 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorth N
La PazThu 6:04 AM1066 km662 miles576 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaThu 7:04 AM1290 km801 miles696 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsuncionThu 6:04 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmSouth S
BelémThu 7:04 AM1686 km1047 miles910 nmNortheast NE
São PauloThu 7:04 AM1830 km1137 miles988 nmSoutheast SE
LimaThu 5:04 AM1934 km1202 miles1045 nmWest W
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