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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 11:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 AM65 km40 miles35 nmSouthwest SW
Governador Valadares *Tue 9:26 AM249 km155 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo Horizonte *Tue 9:26 AM429 km267 miles232 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 AM779 km484 miles421 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Tue 9:26 AM810 km503 miles437 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 9:26 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeTue 8:26 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaTue 8:26 AM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNorth N

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