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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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 05' South, Longitude: 73° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.77 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 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' 33.4"979.20 miwest0° 09' 42.8"11.13 minorth979.56 mi
24 hours12° 16' 00.9"829.80 mieast4° 06' 56.7"282.89 minorth882.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuancayoThu 6:04 AM159 km99 miles86 nmWest W
LimaThu 6:04 AM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
ArequipaThu 6:04 AM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CobijaThu 7:04 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoThu 7:04 AM687 km427 miles371 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 7:04 AM777 km483 miles420 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaThu 7:04 AM846 km526 miles457 nmEast E
SucreThu 7:04 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilThu 6:04 AM1287 km799 miles695 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 6:04 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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