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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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 15:14:00 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: 6%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 06' North, Longitude: 76° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.1"989.82 miwest0° 09' 26.3"10.81 minorth989.64 mi
24 hours11° 14' 01.6"765.06 mieast3° 30' 36.2"241.27 minorth797.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaTue 10:14 AM99 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonteríaTue 10:14 AM158 km98 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BarranquillaTue 10:14 AM200 km124 miles108 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaTue 10:14 AM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedellinTue 10:14 AM434 km270 miles234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BucaramangaTue 10:14 AM483 km300 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
CúcutaTue 10:14 AM490 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboTue 10:44 AM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
Santiago de VeraguasTue 10:14 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManizalesTue 10:14 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth S
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