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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 25' South, Longitude: 41° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 34.4"991.91 miwest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 minorth992.21 mi
24 hours12° 43' 50.3"873.32 mieast4° 45' 05.3"326.51 minorth935.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 11:44 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorTue 11:44 PM704 km437 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeTue 11:44 PM747 km464 miles403 nmEast E
BelémTue 11:44 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaTue 11:44 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:44 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 11:44 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloTue 11:44 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManausTue 10:44 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 11:44 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorthwest NW
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