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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: 86%

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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 26° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.32 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 55.4"944.44 miwest0° 04' 49.0"5.52 minorth944.68 mi
24 hours14° 17' 43.9"937.68 mieast2° 30' 15.9"172.23 minorth959.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 7:50 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 7:50 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSat 7:50 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 7:50 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSat 7:50 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSat 10:50 PM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmEast E
BrasiliaSat 7:50 PM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmWest W
BelémSat 7:50 PM3033 km1885 miles1638 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaSat 10:50 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmNortheast NE
AsuncionSat 6:50 PM3271 km2032 miles1766 nmWest-southwest WSW

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