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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 30° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.78 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.9"946.49 miwest0° 06' 52.3"7.88 minorth946.83 mi
24 hours14° 07' 13.6"928.31 mieast3° 16' 13.0"224.89 minorth963.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorFri 10:54 AM990 km615 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeFri 10:54 AM1190 km739 miles642 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 11:54 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Fri 11:54 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 10:54 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Fri 11:54 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmWest W
BelémFri 10:54 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownFri 1:54 PM2695 km1675 miles1455 nmEast E
Asuncion *Fri 10:54 AM2867 km1781 miles1548 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Fri 11:54 AM3109 km1932 miles1679 nmSouthwest SW
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