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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 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 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: 44° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 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"983.16 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 minorth983.50 mi
24 hours12° 30' 35.0"849.97 mieast4° 11' 54.9"288.54 minorth902.50 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 PM147 km92 miles80 nmSouth S
BrasiliaSun 7:40 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSun 7:40 PM740 km460 miles400 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaSun 7:40 PM1049 km652 miles566 nmNortheast NE
BelémSun 7:40 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSun 7:40 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:40 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmSouth S
São PauloSun 7:40 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmSouth S
ManausSun 6:40 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneSun 7:40 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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