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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: 46%
Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 59' South
Longitude: 45° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.59 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.3"978.78 miwest0° 09' 26.6"10.82 minorth979.13 mi
24 hours12° 35' 33.9"852.18 mieast4° 01' 50.0"277.03 minorth901.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasSat 5:40 PM109 km68 miles59 nmEast E
Brasilia *Sat 6:40 PM470 km292 miles254 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Sat 6:40 PM636 km395 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSat 5:40 PM820 km509 miles443 nmEast E
BelémSat 5:40 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSat 5:40 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNortheast NE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 6:40 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sat 6:40 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 5:40 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausSat 4:40 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmWest-northwest WNW
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