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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: 11%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' North, Longitude: 87° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.02 meters/second, 1609.3 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"999.93 miwest0° 10' 29.9"12.03 minorth999.84 mi
24 hours11° 08' 03.6"765.90 mieast4° 00' 35.9"275.59 minorth810.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaMon 9:14 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 9:14 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNortheast NE
DavidMon 10:14 AM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaMon 9:14 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 9:14 AM691 km430 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:14 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San MiguelMon 9:14 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 9:14 AM856 km532 miles462 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaMon 9:14 AM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth N
Santa AnaMon 9:14 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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