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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: 11%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 51' South, Longitude: 36° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.61 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.72 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.0"1003.39 miwest0° 10' 51.0"12.42 misouth1003.39 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.4"806.51 mieast4° 18' 03.6"295.54 misouth856.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaThu 8:40 AM242 km151 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalThu 8:40 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaThu 9:40 AM479 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeThu 8:40 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorThu 8:40 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmSouth S
BelémThu 8:40 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmWest W
Brasilia *Thu 9:40 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneThu 8:40 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboThu 8:40 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 9:40 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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