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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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: 39° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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' 30.4"936.12 miwest0° 04' 03.8"4.66 misouth935.93 mi
24 hours14° 49' 47.3"964.59 mieast0° 57' 33.7"66.00 misouth963.88 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 AM70 km43 miles38 nmSouthwest SW
Belo Horizonte *Tue 9:26 AM425 km264 miles229 nmWest W
Niterói *Tue 9:26 AM473 km294 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 9:26 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorTue 8:26 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Tue 9:26 AM811 km504 miles438 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 9:26 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 8:26 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 8:26 AM1792 km1113 miles968 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Tue 8:26 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmWest-southwest WSW
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