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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 10:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 71° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.72 meters/second, 1575.8 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 32.7"979.09 miwest0° 09' 42.3"11.12 minorth979.44 mi
24 hours12° 16' 16.5"830.01 mieast4° 06' 45.8"282.68 minorth882.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoThu 5:54 AM171 km106 miles92 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaThu 6:54 AM304 km189 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoThu 6:54 AM450 km280 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaThu 5:54 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
RiberaltaThu 6:54 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 6:54 AM595 km370 miles321 nmSoutheast SE
LimaThu 5:54 AM622 km386 miles336 nmWest W
SucreThu 6:54 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilThu 5:54 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoThu 5:54 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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