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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 46' South, Longitude: 43° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.21 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.1 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"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 44.2"998.06 miwest0° 11' 39.0"13.34 minorth998.29 mi
24 hours12° 21' 21.5"851.72 mieast4° 42' 30.5"323.52 minorth912.92 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 PM111 km69 miles60 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaTue 10:34 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast E
BelémTue 10:34 PM647 km402 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeTue 10:34 PM1042 km647 miles562 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorTue 10:34 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaTue 10:34 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 10:34 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmNorthwest NW
ParamariboTue 10:34 PM1731 km1076 miles935 nmNorthwest NW
ManausTue 9:34 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroTue 10:34 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSouth S
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