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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 11:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 39%

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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 61° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.13 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 06.6"993.40 miwest0° 10' 48.0"12.37 minorth993.70 mi
24 hours11° 43' 20.4"803.02 mieast4° 25' 44.2"304.34 minorth862.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManicoréFri 7:04 AM240 km149 miles130 nmNorth N
Porto VelhoFri 7:04 AM310 km192 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManausFri 7:04 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaFri 7:04 AM630 km392 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoFri 7:04 AM761 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaFri 7:04 AM896 km557 miles484 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 7:04 AM929 km578 miles502 nmSouth S
La PazFri 7:04 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
SucreFri 7:04 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 8:04 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE

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