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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: 97%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 46' South
Longitude: 43° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.21 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.2"998.14 miwest0° 11' 39.0"13.34 minorth998.36 mi
24 hours12° 21' 20.7"851.77 mieast4° 42' 30.6"323.54 minorth912.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeresinaTue 10:34 PM139 km86 miles75 nmEast-southeast ESE
São LuisTue 10:34 PM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
FortalezaTue 10:34 PM607 km377 miles328 nmEast E
BelémTue 10:34 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeTue 10:34 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorTue 10:34 PM1089 km677 miles588 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaTue 10:34 PM1293 km804 miles698 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 10:34 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboTue 10:34 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorthwest NW
ManausTue 9:34 PM1793 km1114 miles968 nmWest W
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