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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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' South, Longitude: 42° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.5"977.01 miwest0° 10' 14.2"11.73 minorth977.39 mi
24 hours13° 16' 17.9"898.23 mieast4° 22' 41.1"300.92 minorth953.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasMon 10:54 PM233 km145 miles126 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 10:54 PM487 km302 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaMon 10:54 PM692 km430 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeMon 10:54 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaMon 10:54 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroMon 10:54 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth S
BelémMon 10:54 PM1318 km819 miles711 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloMon 10:54 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManausMon 9:54 PM2132 km1324 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneMon 10:54 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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