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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 PM177 km110 miles96 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureFri 6:04 PM227 km141 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaFri 6:04 PM246 km153 miles133 nmNortheast NE
MaracayFri 6:04 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNortheast NE
MaracaiboFri 6:04 PM340 km211 miles184 nmNorthwest NW
CúcutaFri 5:34 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest W
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 PM432 km268 miles233 nmWest-southwest WSW

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