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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 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' South, Longitude: 35° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.73 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.95 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 25' 22.1"956.52 miwest0° 06' 36.0"7.57 misouth956.28 mi
24 hours14° 12' 15.0"942.03 mieast2° 07' 34.5"146.22 misouth947.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 9:50 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
Vitória *Sun 10:50 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSun 9:50 AM938 km583 miles506 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 10:50 AM1044 km648 miles564 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sun 10:50 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 10:50 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 9:50 AM1442 km896 miles779 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémSun 9:50 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 9:50 AM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Sun 10:50 AM2865 km1780 miles1547 nmSouthwest SW
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