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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 93° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.17 meters/second, 1577.4 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.34 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 28' 39.2"980.09 miwest0° 09' 47.5"11.22 minorth980.44 mi
24 hours12° 13' 56.9"828.13 mieast4° 08' 23.4"284.54 minorth880.89 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 6:24 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 7:24 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 7:24 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 7:24 AM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandThu 6:24 AM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseThu 6:24 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 8:24 AM2735 km1699 miles1477 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaThu 7:24 AM2750 km1709 miles1485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 6:24 AM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 8:24 AM2764 km1717 miles1492 nmEast E
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