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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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 08' South
Longitude: 49° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.95 meters/second, 1598.2 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.8"993.06 miwest0° 10' 46.4"12.34 minorth993.36 mi
24 hours11° 44' 17.1"803.86 mieast4° 25' 20.4"303.90 minorth862.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AraguaínaFri 7:14 AM166 km103 miles90 nmNortheast NE
BelémFri 7:14 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth N
BrasiliaFri 7:14 AM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth S
FortalezaFri 7:14 AM1290 km801 miles696 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausFri 6:14 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 7:14 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneFri 7:14 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeFri 7:14 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmEast E
ParamariboFri 7:14 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloFri 7:14 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmSouth S
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