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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' South, Longitude: 80° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.91 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' 35.5"979.45 miWest0° 09' 44.6"11.16 miNorth979.81 mi
24 hours12° 15' 16.0"829.13 miEast4° 07' 28.3"283.48 miNorth881.56 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 AM399 km248 miles216 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 6:34 AM898 km558 miles485 nmEast E
LojaThu 6:34 AM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 6:34 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmNorth N
QuitoThu 6:34 AM1327 km824 miles716 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 7:34 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmEast E
La PazThu 7:34 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:34 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmNorthwest NW
CaliThu 6:34 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreThu 7:34 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmEast-southeast ESE

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