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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 11:41 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 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° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.60 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"1003.46 miwest0° 10' 51.0"12.43 misouth1003.45 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.0"806.59 mieast4° 18' 03.3"295.55 misouth856.91 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 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalThu 8:40 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaThu 9:40 AM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeThu 8:40 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorThu 8:40 AM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth S
BelémThu 8:40 AM1301 km809 miles703 nmWest W
Brasilia *Thu 9:40 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneThu 8:40 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboThu 8:40 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 9:40 AM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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