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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, May 3, 2013 at 12:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' South, Longitude: 78° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 444.39 meters/second, 1599.8 kilometres/hour, 994.1 miles/hour or 863.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.57 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.4"993.98 miWest0° 10' 50.2"12.41 miNorth994.27 mi
24 hours11° 42' 00.8"801.91 miEast4° 26' 17.0"304.96 miNorth861.13 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrujilloFri 7:14 AM107 km67 miles58 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChiclayoFri 7:14 AM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
LojaFri 7:14 AM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CallaoFri 7:14 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LimaFri 7:14 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CuencaFri 7:14 AM548 km340 miles296 nmNorth N
GuayaquilFri 7:14 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
IquitosFri 7:14 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 7:14 AM836 km519 miles451 nmNorth N
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 7:14 AM854 km531 miles461 nmSoutheast SE

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