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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 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 29° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.79 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.2"981.34 miwest0° 09' 31.5"10.91 misouth981.13 mi
24 hours13° 00' 48.5"882.46 mieast3° 30' 16.4"240.92 misouth908.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 9:50 AM691 km430 miles373 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 10:50 AM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSat 9:50 AM990 km615 miles535 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 9:50 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:50 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 10:50 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 10:50 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 9:50 AM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 12:50 PM2622 km1630 miles1416 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSat 12:50 PM2844 km1767 miles1536 nmNortheast NE

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