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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: 49%

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 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 44' South, Longitude: 105° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.41 meters/second, 1578.3 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.7"980.64 miwest0° 09' 50.4"11.27 minorth980.99 mi
24 hours12° 12' 40.3"827.10 mieast4° 09' 16.0"285.54 minorth880.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandThu 7:14 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 7:14 AM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 5:14 AM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 8:14 AM3056 km1899 miles1650 nmEast E
QuitoThu 8:14 AM3203 km1990 miles1730 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:14 AM3316 km2061 miles1791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 7:14 AM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseThu 7:14 AM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 7:14 AM3364 km2090 miles1816 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 7:14 AM3470 km2156 miles1874 nmNortheast NE
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