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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 = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:48:00 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: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' South, Longitude: 98° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.34 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.1"980.13 miWest0° 09' 24.5"10.78 miNorth980.46 mi
24 hours12° 48' 37.6"868.54 miEast4° 01' 19.2"276.42 miNorth916.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:48 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandTue 5:48 AM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilTue 6:48 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaTue 6:48 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmEast E
QuitoTue 6:48 AM2547 km1582 miles1375 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseTue 5:48 AM2860 km1777 miles1544 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 5:48 AM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 5:48 AM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 5:48 AM3017 km1874 miles1629 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaTue 5:48 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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