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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 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 29° 48' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.1"981.40 miwest0° 09' 31.3"10.91 misouth981.18 mi
24 hours13° 00' 50.5"882.55 mieast3° 30' 14.5"240.90 misouth909.05 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 AM667 km414 miles360 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSat 9:50 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 10:50 AM878 km545 miles474 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSat 9:50 AM961 km597 miles519 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 9:50 AM1286 km799 miles694 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:50 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 10:50 AM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 10:50 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 9:50 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 12:50 PM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmEast-southeast ESE
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