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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: 48%
Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 17, 2013 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 28' North
Longitude: 69° 43' 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"995.35 miwest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 misouth995.62 mi
24 hours10° 54' 33.2"746.44 mieast4° 05' 39.1"281.36 misouth800.81 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 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ciudad OjedaFri 6:04 PM247 km154 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
San Fernando de ApureFri 6:04 PM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaFri 6:04 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNortheast NE
CúcutaFri 5:34 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest W
MaracayFri 6:04 PM322 km200 miles174 nmNortheast NE
MaracaiboFri 6:04 PM325 km202 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
CaracasFri 6:04 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
Puerto AyacuchoFri 6:04 PM387 km241 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
BucaramangaFri 5:34 PM408 km254 miles220 nmWest-southwest WSW
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