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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 59' South, Longitude: 40° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.74 meters/second, 1572.3 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 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' 08.9"976.82 miWest0° 10' 13.4"11.71 miNorth977.20 mi
24 hours13° 16' 33.3"898.35 miEast4° 22' 26.2"300.61 miNorth953.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Feira de SantanaMon 10:44 PM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlagoinhasMon 10:44 PM198 km123 miles107 nmEast E
JequiéMon 10:44 PM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
SalvadorMon 10:44 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorMon 10:44 PM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióMon 10:44 PM548 km340 miles296 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeMon 10:44 PM720 km448 miles389 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 10:44 PM927 km576 miles500 nmNorth N
BrasiliaMon 10:44 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroMon 10:44 PM1258 km782 miles679 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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