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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
This phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 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: 76° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.82 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 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' 34.3"979.31 miwest0° 09' 43.5"11.14 minorth979.67 mi
24 hours12° 15' 45.3"829.59 mieast4° 07' 07.7"283.10 minorth881.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 6:14 AM97 km60 miles52 nmWest W
HuancayoThu 6:14 AM103 km64 miles56 nmEast E
CallaoThu 6:14 AM107 km67 miles58 nmWest W
IcaThu 6:14 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoThu 7:14 AM939 km583 miles507 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 7:14 AM994 km618 miles537 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilThu 6:14 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 6:14 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreThu 7:14 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmSoutheast SE
CaliThu 6:14 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N
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