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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 26, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 17' South
Longitude: 27° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.39 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.4"962.57 miwest0° 08' 24.7"9.64 misouth962.29 mi
24 hours14° 08' 06.1"943.31 mieast2° 52' 14.4"197.42 misouth957.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeThu 10:58 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorThu 10:58 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 10:58 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroThu 10:58 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaThu 10:58 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmWest W
São PauloThu 10:58 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownFri 1:58 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast E
BelémThu 10:58 PM2791 km1735 miles1507 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaFri 1:58 AM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 1:58 AM3048 km1894 miles1646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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