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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 24' South, Longitude: 47° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 50.1"1000.76 miwest0° 12' 02.7"13.79 minorth1000.92 mi
24 hours12° 16' 53.4"848.78 mieast4° 46' 28.8"328.06 minorth910.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémThu 1:00 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
FortalezaThu 1:00 AM972 km604 miles525 nmEast E
CayenneThu 1:00 AM990 km615 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboThu 1:00 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmNorthwest NW
ManausMidnight Wed-Thu1425 km886 miles770 nmWest W
BrasiliaThu 1:00 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmSouth S
RecifeThu 1:00 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorThu 1:00 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmSoutheast SE
GeorgetownMidnight Wed-Thu1586 km985 miles856 nmNorthwest NW
Port of SpainMidnight Wed-Thu2142 km1331 miles1157 nmNorthwest NW

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