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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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 22' South
Longitude: 27° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.83 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 19.9"981.50 miwest0° 09' 32.0"10.92 misouth981.29 mi
24 hours13° 00' 32.6"882.29 mieast3° 30' 31.6"241.22 misouth908.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 9:40 AM899 km558 miles485 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 10:40 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 9:40 AM1221 km758 miles659 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 9:40 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:40 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 10:40 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSat 12:40 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmEast-southeast ESE
São Paulo *Sat 10:40 AM2445 km1519 miles1320 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 9:40 AM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSat 12:40 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
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