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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: 26%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 5, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 15' South
Longitude: 46° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.9"982.72 miwest0° 10' 00.6"11.47 minorth983.07 mi
24 hours12° 07' 55.7"823.15 mieast4° 13' 23.6"290.26 minorth877.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasFri 8:14 AM192 km119 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
PalmasFri 8:14 AM236 km146 miles127 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 8:14 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GoiâniaFri 8:14 AM677 km421 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorFri 8:14 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémFri 8:14 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaFri 8:14 AM1203 km747 miles649 nmNortheast NE
RecifeFri 8:14 AM1319 km819 miles712 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroFri 8:14 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloFri 8:14 AM1362 km847 miles736 nmSouth S
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