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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: 72%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 59' South
Longitude: 30° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.31 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 854.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.8"982.65 miwest0° 09' 51.1"11.29 minorth982.99 mi
24 hours12° 31' 34.6"850.69 mieast4° 10' 48.2"287.29 minorth902.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 6:40 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióSun 6:40 PM568 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSun 7:40 PM805 km500 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSun 6:40 PM874 km543 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 6:40 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 6:40 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSun 6:40 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloSun 6:40 PM2188 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 6:40 PM2229 km1385 miles1203 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 9:40 PM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmEast-southeast ESE
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