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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 = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 2:44:00 PM.

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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

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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 42° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.79 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.2"946.99 miWest0° 06' 58.3"7.99 miNorth947.33 mi
24 hours14° 05' 41.7"927.06 miEast3° 18' 18.7"227.27 miNorth962.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Governador Valadares *Fri 12:44 PM118 km73 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
Teófilo Otoni *Fri 12:44 PM126 km78 miles68 nmEast E
Montes Claros *Fri 12:44 PM193 km120 miles104 nmNorthwest NW
Belo Horizonte *Fri 12:44 PM247 km153 miles133 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Fri 12:44 PM353 km219 miles191 nmSoutheast SE
Niterói *Fri 12:44 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 12:44 PM547 km340 miles296 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Fri 12:44 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pirassununga *Fri 12:44 PM662 km411 miles357 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorFri 11:44 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNortheast NE

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