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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: 48%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 60' South
Longitude: 56° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.39 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.46 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 27.9"987.23 miwest0° 10' 47.2"12.36 misouth987.03 mi
24 hours12° 34' 15.5"856.43 mieast4° 04' 19.5"279.93 misouth895.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManausSat 5:48 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sat 7:48 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSat 5:48 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmWest W
BelémSat 6:48 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
SucreSat 5:48 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 5:48 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 6:48 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouth S
CayenneSat 6:48 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboSat 6:48 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sat 7:48 AM1847 km1147 miles997 nmSoutheast SE
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