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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 46° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.90 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.9"992.94 miwest0° 10' 46.0"12.33 minorth993.24 mi
24 hours11° 44' 33.4"804.09 mieast4° 25' 13.3"303.77 minorth862.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguFri 7:00 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémFri 7:00 AM792 km492 miles428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaFri 7:00 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaFri 7:00 AM955 km594 miles516 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorFri 7:00 AM979 km608 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 7:00 AM1225 km761 miles662 nmEast E
CayenneFri 7:00 AM1610 km1001 miles869 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 6:00 AM1650 km1025 miles891 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 7:00 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmSouth S
São PauloFri 7:00 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmSouth S
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