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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: 55%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 05' South, Longitude: 49° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 23.1"999.55 miwest0° 11' 21.7"13.01 minorth999.78 mi
24 hours11° 36' 48.7"800.23 mieast4° 33' 52.7"313.66 minorth861.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémFri 6:00 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantarémFri 6:00 AM656 km407 miles354 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneFri 6:00 AM1153 km717 miles623 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausFri 5:00 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmWest W
BrasiliaFri 6:00 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmSouth S
FortalezaFri 6:00 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmEast E
ParamariboFri 6:00 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorFri 6:00 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmSoutheast SE
GeorgetownFri 5:00 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeFri 6:00 AM1644 km1021 miles887 nmEast-southeast ESE
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