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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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 75° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.82 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.4 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"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 34.1"979.23 miwest0° 09' 43.4"11.14 minorth979.59 mi
24 hours12° 15' 47.0"829.55 mieast4° 07' 06.6"283.06 minorth881.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuancayoThu 6:14 AM74 km46 miles40 nmEast E
LimaThu 6:14 AM126 km78 miles68 nmWest W
CallaoThu 6:14 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest W
IcaThu 6:14 AM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth S
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 6:14 AM384 km238 miles207 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaThu 6:14 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaThu 7:14 AM784 km487 miles424 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 7:14 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
LojaThu 6:14 AM965 km599 miles521 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazThu 7:14 AM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-southeast ESE
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