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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: 5%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' South, Longitude: 38° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.18 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.41 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.3"984.60 miwest0° 11' 13.2"12.85 minorth984.98 mi
24 hours12° 27' 34.8"848.07 mieast4° 38' 58.4"319.54 minorth911.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuSun 1:20 PM186 km116 miles100 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlagoinhasSun 1:20 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
Feira de SantanaSun 1:20 PM221 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
SalvadorSun 1:20 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
MaceióSun 1:20 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSun 1:20 PM485 km301 miles262 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalSun 1:20 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 1:20 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 2:20 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sun 2:20 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmWest-southwest WSW
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