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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 10:14:00 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: 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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 61° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.52 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 29.8"978.56 miWest0° 09' 39.8"11.07 miNorth978.91 mi
24 hours12° 17' 20.9"830.82 miEast4° 05' 59.9"281.79 miNorth882.70 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 6:14 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth S
Porto VelhoThu 6:14 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
RiberaltaThu 6:14 AM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzThu 6:14 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio BrancoThu 6:14 AM744 km462 miles402 nmWest-northwest WNW
CobijaThu 6:14 AM814 km506 miles439 nmWest W
SucreThu 6:14 AM859 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazThu 6:14 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
ManausThu 6:14 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth N
AsuncionThu 6:14 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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