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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 = Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:34:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' South, Longitude: 31° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.73 meters/second, 1503.8 km/hour, 934.4 miles/hour or 812.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.57 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.00 miNorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 41.7"934.13 miWest0° 00' 19.5"0.37 miNorth934.15 mi
24 hours14° 04' 46.2"912.62 miEast0° 44' 56.4"51.52 miNorth916.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorTue 5:34 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroTue 5:34 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 5:34 AM1416 km880 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloTue 5:34 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaTue 5:34 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaTue 5:34 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Tue 5:34 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownTue 8:34 AM2782 km1728 miles1502 nmEast E
BelémTue 5:34 AM2788 km1733 miles1506 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Tue 6:34 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmSouthwest SW

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