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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: 26%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 39° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.49 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.86 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.1"951.49 miwest0° 07' 09.2"8.20 misouth951.21 mi
24 hours14° 12' 24.0"937.20 mieast2° 19' 08.0"159.49 misouth944.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Teófilo Otoni *Mon 8:26 AM173 km108 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vitória *Mon 8:26 AM313 km195 miles169 nmSouth S
Belo Horizonte *Mon 8:26 AM487 km302 miles263 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 7:26 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Niterói *Mon 8:26 AM682 km424 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 8:26 AM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Mon 8:26 AM870 km540 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Mon 8:26 AM968 km602 miles523 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeMon 7:26 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaMon 7:26 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth N

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