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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 54' South
Longitude: 90° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.12 meters/second, 1577.2 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.5"979.98 miwest0° 09' 47.0"11.21 minorth980.33 mi
24 hours12° 14' 12.3"828.34 mieast4° 08' 12.6"284.34 minorth881.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:14 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorth N
LimaThu 7:14 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 7:14 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 7:14 AM1860 km1156 miles1004 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 8:14 AM2479 km1540 miles1339 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 8:14 AM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmEast E
San JoseThu 6:14 AM2521 km1566 miles1361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter IslandThu 6:14 AM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmSouthwest SW
BogotaThu 7:14 AM2588 km1608 miles1397 nmNortheast NE
PanamaThu 7:14 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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