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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.87 meters/second, 1576.3 km/hour, 979.5 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' 34.8"979.34 miwest0° 09' 43.9"11.15 minorth979.70 mi
24 hours12° 15' 31.4"829.34 mieast4° 07' 17.4"283.27 minorth881.70 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 AM126 km78 miles68 nmEast E
LimaThu 6:24 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 6:24 AM639 km397 miles345 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaThu 6:24 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 6:24 AM1101 km684 miles594 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 7:24 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast E
La PazThu 7:24 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 6:24 AM1306 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
SucreThu 7:24 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliThu 6:24 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNorth N
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