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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 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 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: 63° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.57 meters/second, 1575.2 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' 30.5"978.67 miwest0° 09' 40.3"11.08 minorth979.03 mi
24 hours12° 17' 05.2"830.60 mieast4° 06' 11.1"282.01 minorth882.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiberaltaThu 6:24 AM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-northwest WNW
Porto VelhoThu 6:24 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 6:24 AM501 km311 miles271 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 6:24 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CobijaThu 6:24 AM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzThu 6:24 AM621 km386 miles336 nmSouth S
La PazThu 6:24 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 6:24 AM772 km480 miles417 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 5:24 AM952 km591 miles514 nmWest W
ManausThu 6:24 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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