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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: 97%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 43' South
Longitude: 40° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.39 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 26' 49.7"985.09 miwest0° 11' 12.6"12.84 minorth985.44 mi
24 hours12° 56' 27.8"882.41 mieast4° 39' 21.5"319.98 minorth943.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorWed 1:00 AM414 km257 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaceióWed 1:00 AM507 km315 miles274 nmEast E
RecifeWed 1:00 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 1:00 AM688 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaWed 1:00 AM1058 km658 miles571 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 1:00 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroWed 1:00 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth S
São PauloWed 1:00 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneWed 1:00 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMidnight Tue-Wed2293 km1425 miles1238 nmWest-northwest WNW
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