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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: 100%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 32' South
Longitude: 31° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.29 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.2"991.58 miwest0° 11' 34.3"13.25 minorth991.88 mi
24 hours12° 44' 38.9"873.99 mieast4° 44' 46.1"326.15 minorth936.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 11:04 PM327 km203 miles176 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaWed 12:04 AM405 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
NatalTue 11:04 PM412 km256 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióTue 11:04 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaTue 11:04 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 11:04 PM932 km579 miles503 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 11:04 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaTue 11:04 PM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:04 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloTue 11:04 PM2366 km1470 miles1277 nmSouthwest SW
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