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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, May 3, 2013 at 10:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 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: 45° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.89 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"992.86 miWest0° 10' 45.9"12.33 miNorth993.16 mi
24 hours11° 44' 34.7"804.05 miEast4° 25' 12.6"303.74 miNorth862.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémFri 7:00 AM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaFri 7:00 AM875 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaFri 7:00 AM937 km582 miles506 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorFri 7:00 AM955 km594 miles516 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeFri 7:00 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmEast E
CayenneFri 7:00 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroFri 7:00 AM1660 km1032 miles896 nmSouth S
ManausFri 6:00 AM1679 km1043 miles906 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloFri 7:00 AM1705 km1059 miles920 nmSouth S
ParamariboFri 7:00 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmNorthwest NW

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