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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 7:59 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 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNorthwest NW
RiberaltaThu 6:04 AM783 km486 miles423 nmWest W
Rio BrancoThu 6:04 AM996 km619 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
BrasiliaThu 7:04 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsuncionThu 6:04 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmSouth S
BelémThu 7:04 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNortheast NE
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