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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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 23' South
Longitude: 44° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.47 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 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' 35.0"991.99 miwest0° 11' 36.1"13.29 minorth992.30 mi
24 hours12° 43' 38.2"873.15 mieast4° 45' 09.8"326.60 minorth935.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 11:54 PM724 km450 miles391 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémTue 11:54 PM821 km510 miles443 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 11:54 PM866 km538 miles468 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeTue 11:54 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast E
BrasiliaTue 11:54 PM1022 km635 miles552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 11:54 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:54 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmSouth S
São PauloTue 11:54 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmSouth S
ManausTue 10:54 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 11:54 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorthwest NW
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