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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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 42' South
Longitude: 48° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.26 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 44.9"998.24 miwest0° 11' 39.4"13.35 minorth998.47 mi
24 hours12° 21' 06.0"851.57 mieast4° 42' 33.5"323.59 minorth912.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelémTue 10:54 PM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
CayenneTue 10:54 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaTue 10:54 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmEast E
BrasiliaTue 10:54 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmSouth S
ManausTue 9:54 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmWest W
ParamariboTue 10:54 PM1362 km846 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorTue 10:54 PM1456 km904 miles786 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeTue 10:54 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-southeast ESE
GeorgetownTue 9:54 PM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloTue 10:54 PM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth S
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