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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 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' South, Longitude: 88° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.07 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 37.8"979.87 miwest0° 09' 46.4"11.20 minorth980.22 mi
24 hours12° 14' 27.7"828.54 mieast4° 08' 01.9"284.13 minorth881.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 7:04 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:04 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 7:04 AM1412 km878 miles763 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 7:04 AM1681 km1044 miles907 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 8:04 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 8:04 AM2239 km1391 miles1209 nmEast E
BogotaThu 7:04 AM2409 km1497 miles1300 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 6:04 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorth N
PanamaThu 7:04 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreThu 8:04 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmEast-southeast ESE
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