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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 01' South
Longitude: 80° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 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' 28.6"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 35.7"979.53 miwest0° 09' 44.6"11.16 minorth979.89 mi
24 hours12° 15' 14.2"829.17 mieast4° 07' 29.6"283.52 minorth881.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 6:34 AM429 km266 miles232 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 6:34 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmNorth N
QuitoThu 6:34 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 7:34 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmEast E
La PazThu 7:34 AM1472 km914 miles795 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:34 AM1555 km966 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
CaliThu 6:34 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreThu 7:34 AM1855 km1152 miles1001 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaThu 6:34 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 6:34 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth N
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