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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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' South, Longitude: 88° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.7"1001.18 miwest0° 11' 13.2"12.85 minorth1001.34 mi
24 hours12° 07' 07.0"837.29 mieast4° 29' 36.3"308.76 minorth893.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:48 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorthwest NW
GuayaquilThu 7:48 AM923 km574 miles498 nmEast E
QuitoThu 7:48 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaliThu 7:48 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 6:48 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 7:48 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmSoutheast SE
PanamaThu 7:48 AM1623 km1009 miles877 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 6:48 AM1671 km1038 miles902 nmNorth N
MedellinThu 7:48 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE
BogotaThu 7:48 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-northeast ENE
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