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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: 16%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 40° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.61 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 23' 30.3"936.18 miwest0° 04' 03.7"4.66 misouth935.99 mi
24 hours14° 49' 48.5"964.67 mieast0° 57' 29.7"65.92 misouth963.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Tue 9:26 AM52 km32 miles28 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Governador Valadares *Tue 9:26 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-northwest WNW
Campos *Tue 9:26 AM239 km148 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Belo Horizonte *Tue 9:26 AM397 km247 miles214 nmWest W
Niterói *Tue 9:26 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 9:26 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
São Paulo *Tue 9:26 AM787 km489 miles425 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorTue 8:26 AM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Tue 9:26 AM940 km584 miles508 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 8:26 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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