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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: 98%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 00' South, Longitude: 38° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.70 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.28 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 26' 08.3"976.79 miwest0° 10' 12.7"11.70 minorth977.16 mi
24 hours13° 16' 45.5"898.56 mieast4° 22' 14.1"300.40 minorth953.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlagoinhasMon 10:34 PM39 km24 miles21 nmWest-southwest WSW
Feira de SantanaMon 10:34 PM98 km61 miles53 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 10:34 PM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorMon 10:34 PM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AracajuMon 10:34 PM157 km98 miles85 nmNortheast NE
MaceióMon 10:34 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNortheast NE
RecifeMon 10:34 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 10:34 PM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
BrasiliaMon 10:34 PM1145 km711 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroMon 10:34 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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