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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 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' South, Longitude: 40° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.39 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 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' 49.6"985.01 miwest0° 11' 12.5"12.84 minorth985.36 mi
24 hours12° 56' 29.8"882.37 mieast4° 39' 20.7"319.94 minorth943.42 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 AM400 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaceióWed 1:00 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast E
RecifeWed 1:00 AM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaWed 1:00 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaWed 1:00 AM1081 km672 miles584 nmSouthwest SW
BelémWed 1:00 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroWed 1:00 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloWed 1:00 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneWed 1:00 AM2114 km1314 miles1141 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMidnight Tue-Wed2322 km1443 miles1254 nmWest-northwest WNW
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