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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 17, 2013 at 10:34:00 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: 48%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 17, 2013 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 29' North, Longitude: 69° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.98 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.59 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 50.3"995.27 miWest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 miSouth995.54 mi
24 hours10° 54' 32.7"746.38 miEast4° 05' 37.9"281.32 miSouth800.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoFri 6:04 PM175 km109 miles94 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureFri 6:04 PM227 km141 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaFri 6:04 PM252 km157 miles136 nmNortheast NE
MaracayFri 6:04 PM299 km186 miles162 nmNortheast NE
CúcutaFri 5:34 PM344 km214 miles186 nmWest W
MaracaiboFri 6:04 PM345 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
CaracasFri 6:04 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNortheast NE
Puerto AyacuchoFri 6:04 PM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WillemstadFri 6:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
BucaramangaFri 5:34 PM436 km271 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW

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