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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: 5%

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 Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' South, Longitude: 39° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.6"994.88 miwest0° 10' 31.0"12.05 misouth994.75 mi
24 hours12° 18' 35.5"844.61 mieast4° 02' 30.4"277.80 misouth884.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteFri 9:40 AM47 km29 miles25 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaFri 9:40 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaceióFri 9:40 AM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatalFri 9:40 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeFri 9:40 AM538 km334 miles290 nmEast E
SalvadorFri 9:40 AM638 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:40 AM891 km554 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémFri 9:40 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Fri 10:40 AM1294 km804 miles698 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 10:40 AM1771 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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