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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 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 46' South, Longitude: 44° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.12 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.9"937.32 miwest0° 01' 34.0"1.80 minorth937.40 mi
24 hours14° 28' 31.1"942.40 mieast1° 15' 39.3"86.73 minorth950.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Belo HorizonteFri 8:02 PM21 km13 miles11 nmEast E
Juiz de ForaFri 8:02 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Governador ValadaresFri 8:02 PM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
NiteróiFri 8:02 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroFri 8:02 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VitóriaFri 8:02 PM397 km247 miles214 nmEast E
PirassunungaFri 8:02 PM425 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
CampinasFri 8:02 PM466 km289 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
São PauloFri 8:02 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SantosFri 8:02 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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