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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 26' South
Longitude: 39° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 34.0"991.83 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 minorth992.13 mi
24 hours12° 44' 02.4"873.48 mieast4° 45' 00.6"326.42 minorth935.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteTue 11:34 PM32 km20 miles17 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaTue 11:34 PM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth N
MaceióTue 11:34 PM455 km282 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatalTue 11:34 PM475 km295 miles256 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 11:34 PM482 km300 miles260 nmEast E
SalvadorTue 11:34 PM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaWed 12:34 AM848 km527 miles458 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémTue 11:34 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaTue 11:34 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:34 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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