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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 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' South, Longitude: 39° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 57.8"998.49 miwest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 minorth998.74 mi
24 hours11° 50' 37.3"815.62 mieast4° 41' 51.5"322.78 minorth879.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteSun 10:42 AM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth S
SobralSun 10:42 AM202 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSun 10:42 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NatalSun 10:42 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast E
RecifeSun 10:42 AM596 km371 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióSun 10:42 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
Fernando de NoronhaSun 11:42 AM809 km502 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorSun 10:42 AM846 km525 miles457 nmSouth S
BelémSun 10:42 AM1084 km674 miles585 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 10:42 AM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouthwest SW
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