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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: 2%

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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' South, Longitude: 34° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.35 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.8"998.36 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 minorth998.61 mi
24 hours11° 50' 55.8"815.88 mieast4° 41' 47.8"322.70 minorth879.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalSun 10:20 AM117 km73 miles63 nmWest-southwest WSW
João PessoaSun 10:20 AM194 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaSun 11:20 AM266 km165 miles144 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSun 10:20 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióSun 10:20 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaSun 10:20 AM519 km322 miles280 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 10:20 AM952 km591 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 10:20 AM1644 km1022 miles888 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 10:20 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroSun 10:20 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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