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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: 14%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' South, Longitude: 43° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"1003.18 miwest0° 10' 45.2"12.32 misouth1003.15 mi
24 hours11° 20' 47.6"783.13 mieast4° 13' 09.9"289.96 misouth832.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São LuisSat 2:40 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TeresinaSat 2:40 PM175 km108 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
ParnaíbaSat 2:40 PM234 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSat 2:40 PM566 km352 miles306 nmEast E
BelémSat 2:40 PM597 km371 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 2:40 PM1080 km671 miles583 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorSat 2:40 PM1158 km719 miles625 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSat 2:40 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSat 2:40 PM1398 km868 miles755 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 2:40 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorthwest NW
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