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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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 23' South, Longitude: 19° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.9"957.33 miwest0° 06' 43.0"7.70 misouth957.08 mi
24 hours14° 10' 14.0"940.49 mieast2° 10' 45.3"149.88 misouth946.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:40 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmEast E
RecifeSun 8:40 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 8:40 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 8:40 AM2525 km1569 miles1363 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 9:40 AM2599 km1615 miles1403 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSun 11:40 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 11:40 AM2833 km1760 miles1530 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 11:40 AM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 11:40 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
São Paulo *Sun 9:40 AM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmWest-southwest WSW
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