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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 phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' South, Longitude: 29° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.18 meters/second, 1595.5 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.6"991.33 miwest0° 11' 33.5"13.24 minorth991.66 mi
24 hours12° 15' 19.6"839.15 mieast4° 44' 19.6"325.65 minorth903.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaSun 12:20 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSun 11:20 AM574 km357 miles310 nmWest W
NatalSun 11:20 AM672 km417 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSun 11:20 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSun 11:20 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 11:20 AM1102 km684 miles595 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Sun 12:20 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 12:20 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 11:20 AM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Paulo *Sun 12:20 PM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouthwest SW
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