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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 = Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 AM.

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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: 65%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 21' South, Longitude: 75° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.47 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 28' 50.8"988.38 miWest0° 10' 47.1"12.35 miNorth988.71 mi
24 hours12° 08' 23.1"828.61 miEast4° 26' 56.6"305.73 miNorth887.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PucallpaThu 5:00 AM176 km109 miles95 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 5:00 AM329 km204 miles177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 5:00 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
LojaThu 5:00 AM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaThu 6:00 AM794 km494 miles429 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 6:00 AM880 km547 miles475 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 5:00 AM909 km565 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 5:00 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazThu 6:00 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmSoutheast SE
CaliThu 5:00 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth N

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