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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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 50' South, Longitude: 49° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.39 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.9"996.21 miwest0° 11' 04.3"12.68 minorth996.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 55.9"803.48 mieast4° 31' 19.9"310.73 minorth864.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AraguaínaSat 9:18 AM153 km95 miles82 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Félix do XinguSat 9:18 AM271 km168 miles146 nmWest W
BelémSat 9:18 AM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth N
BrasiliaSat 9:18 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouth S
ManausSat 8:18 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaSat 9:18 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneSat 9:18 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSat 9:18 AM1389 km863 miles750 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboSat 9:18 AM1533 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSat 9:18 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
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