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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: 36%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 46° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.77 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.0"970.13 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.75 misouth969.85 mi
24 hours13° 23' 15.3"898.27 mieast3° 21' 41.8"231.16 misouth920.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Sun 7:58 AM234 km146 miles126 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Sun 7:58 AM411 km256 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
Barra do GarçasSun 6:58 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSun 6:58 AM886 km550 miles478 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 7:58 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sun 7:58 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmSouth S
BelémSun 6:58 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmNorth N
RecifeSun 6:58 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSun 6:58 AM1443 km896 miles779 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sun 6:58 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouthwest SW
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