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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: 50%

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 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 12' South, Longitude: 64° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.57 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 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' 30.6"978.75 miwest0° 09' 40.5"11.08 minorth979.11 mi
24 hours12° 17' 03.4"830.64 mieast4° 06' 12.4"282.05 minorth882.60 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 6:24 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 6:24 AM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzThu 6:24 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
La PazThu 6:24 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 6:24 AM767 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
ManausThu 6:24 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 5:24 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmWest W
AsuncionThu 6:24 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaThu 7:24 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilThu 5:24 AM2064 km1283 miles1115 nmWest-northwest WNW
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