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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 = Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:58:00 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: 50%

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 Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 102° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.16 meters/second, 1599.0 km/hour, 993.5 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' 36.4"993.46 miWest0° 10' 41.0"12.24 miNorth993.72 mi
24 hours12° 23' 01.6"849.84 miEast4° 23' 52.6"302.20 miNorth905.06 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 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandWed 6:58 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilWed 7:58 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 6:58 AM2753 km1710 miles1486 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:58 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoWed 7:58 AM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseWed 6:58 AM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 6:58 AM2810 km1746 miles1517 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 7:58 AM2866 km1781 miles1548 nmEast-southeast ESE
TegucigalpaWed 6:58 AM2910 km1808 miles1571 nmNortheast NE

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