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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 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 22' South, Longitude: 41° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.1"998.62 miwest0° 11' 37.1"13.31 minorth998.86 mi
24 hours11° 50' 29.5"815.57 mieast4° 41' 53.0"322.83 minorth879.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeresinaSun 10:50 AM115 km71 miles62 nmWest-northwest WNW
SobralSun 10:50 AM238 km148 miles129 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 10:50 AM395 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSun 10:50 AM817 km508 miles441 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémSun 10:50 AM864 km537 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 10:50 AM914 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaSun 10:50 AM1334 km829 miles720 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneSun 10:50 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboSun 10:50 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 10:50 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth S
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