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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 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 49' South, Longitude: 45° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.5"983.24 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 minorth983.58 mi
24 hours12° 30' 33.8"850.01 mieast4° 11' 56.0"288.59 minorth902.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasSun 7:40 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSouth S
BrasiliaSun 7:40 PM624 km387 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSun 7:40 PM768 km477 miles415 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaSun 7:40 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmNortheast NE
BelémSun 7:40 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSun 7:40 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:40 PM1362 km846 miles735 nmSouth S
São PauloSun 7:40 PM1420 km882 miles767 nmSouth S
ManausSun 6:40 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneSun 7:40 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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