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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 phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 19' South
Longitude: 56° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 58.0"947.90 miwest0° 04' 46.0"5.47 misouth947.70 mi
24 hours13° 53' 37.1"912.51 mieast1° 21' 46.1"93.74 misouth913.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasWed 6:56 PM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsuncionWed 5:56 PM781 km485 miles422 nmSouth S
SucreWed 5:56 PM929 km577 miles502 nmWest W
BrasiliaWed 6:56 PM957 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloWed 6:56 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazWed 5:56 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroWed 6:56 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoWed 5:56 PM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaWed 6:56 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RosarioWed 6:56 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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