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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: 50%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM
This phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 102° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.6 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 28' 36.5"993.53 miwest0° 10' 41.0"12.24 minorth993.80 mi
24 hours12° 23' 00.6"849.88 mieast4° 23' 53.2"302.23 minorth905.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:58 AM1640 km1019 miles886 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandWed 6:58 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilWed 7:58 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmEast E
San SalvadorWed 6:58 AM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:58 AM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoWed 7:58 AM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseWed 6:58 AM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 6:58 AM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 7:58 AM2896 km1799 miles1564 nmEast-southeast ESE
TegucigalpaWed 6:58 AM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
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