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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: 77%

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 Friday, August 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 26° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.05 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.62 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 51.0"937.17 miwest0° 01' 24.0"1.61 minorth937.24 mi
24 hours14° 28' 35.3"942.31 mieast1° 11' 42.8"82.22 minorth949.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorFri 6:50 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 6:50 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroFri 6:50 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloFri 6:50 PM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 6:50 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaFri 6:50 PM2275 km1413 miles1228 nmWest W
JamestownFri 9:50 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmEast E
BelémFri 6:50 PM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmNorthwest NW
AsuncionFri 5:50 PM3220 km2001 miles1739 nmWest-southwest WSW
MontevideoFri 6:50 PM3333 km2071 miles1800 nmSouthwest SW
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