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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' South, Longitude: 24° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.88 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 20.6"981.61 miwest0° 09' 32.6"10.93 misouth981.40 mi
24 hours13° 00' 14.9"882.04 mieast3° 30' 48.6"241.55 misouth908.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 9:30 AM1145 km711 miles618 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 9:30 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 9:30 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 12:30 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:30 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmSouthwest SW
MonroviaSat 12:30 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sat 10:30 AM2526 km1570 miles1364 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownSat 12:30 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 12:30 PM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Sat 10:30 AM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmWest-southwest WSW
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