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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: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 60' South, Longitude: 45° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.94 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.3"966.04 miwest0° 08' 26.3"9.67 misouth965.77 mi
24 hours13° 17' 41.2"888.41 mieast2° 56' 09.2"201.90 misouth904.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrasiliaSat 3:40 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
GoiâniaSat 3:40 AM438 km272 miles237 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteSat 3:40 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSat 3:40 AM803 km499 miles433 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroSat 3:40 AM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloSat 3:40 AM955 km593 miles515 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 3:40 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSat 3:40 AM1464 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 3:40 AM1531 km951 miles827 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Sat 3:40 AM1694 km1053 miles915 nmSouthwest SW
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