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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 3:24:00 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: 11%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 15:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 07' North, Longitude: 89° 57' West

The ground speed is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 kilometres/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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' 32.2"16.66 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"999.81 miWest0° 10' 29.7"12.02 miNorth999.72 mi
24 hours11° 08' 04.7"765.83 miEast4° 00' 26.4"275.39 miNorth810.56 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
LiberiaMon 9:24 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNortheast NE
AlajuelaMon 9:24 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 9:24 AM773 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaMon 9:24 AM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 9:24 AM776 km482 miles419 nmSouth S
LeónMon 9:24 AM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 9:24 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelMon 9:24 AM838 km521 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San VicenteMon 9:24 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 9:24 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N

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