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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 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 02' South, Longitude: 78° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.87 meters/second, 1576.3 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 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 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 35.0"979.42 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 minorth979.78 mi
24 hours12° 15' 29.8"829.38 mieast4° 07' 18.7"283.31 minorth881.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CallaoThu 6:24 AM155 km97 miles84 nmEast E
LimaThu 6:24 AM166 km103 miles90 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 6:24 AM1096 km681 miles592 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 7:24 AM1196 km743 miles646 nmEast E
La PazThu 7:24 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 6:24 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
SucreThu 7:24 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliThu 6:24 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:24 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaThu 6:24 AM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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