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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 59' South, Longitude: 40° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.75 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"976.90 miwest0° 10' 13.5"11.71 minorth977.28 mi
24 hours13° 16' 31.7"898.39 mieast4° 22' 27.6"300.66 minorth953.41 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 PM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
JequiéMon 10:44 PM212 km132 miles115 nmSouth S
AlagoinhasMon 10:44 PM228 km141 miles123 nmEast E
SalvadorMon 10:44 PM239 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorMon 10:44 PM239 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióMon 10:44 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeMon 10:44 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaMon 10:44 PM909 km565 miles491 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 10:44 PM932 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroMon 10:44 PM1251 km777 miles676 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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