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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 31' South, Longitude: 49° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.12 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.11 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.2"966.51 miwest0° 09' 38.3"11.04 minorth966.92 mi
24 hours13° 14' 39.9"887.02 mieast4° 11' 14.0"287.85 minorth939.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Anápolis *Sat 2:10 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Sat 2:10 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSoutheast SE
Goiânia *Sat 2:10 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasSat 1:10 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 2:10 PM1048 km651 miles566 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 2:10 PM1151 km715 miles621 nmSoutheast SE
SalvadorSat 1:10 PM1207 km750 miles652 nmEast E
BelémSat 1:10 PM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sat 1:10 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 1:10 PM1692 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
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