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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: 11%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 46' South, Longitude: 42° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.57 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 14.4"954.00 miwest0° 06' 38.3"7.61 minorth954.31 mi
24 hours13° 58' 38.6"925.75 mieast3° 07' 45.7"215.16 minorth957.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes Claros *Thu 3:22 PM130 km81 miles70 nmWest W
Teófilo Otoni *Thu 3:22 PM170 km106 miles92 nmSoutheast SE
Governador Valadares *Thu 3:22 PM240 km149 miles129 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo Horizonte *Thu 3:22 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Thu 3:22 PM461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Thu 3:22 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
SalvadorThu 2:22 PM615 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
Niterói *Thu 3:22 PM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 3:22 PM688 km428 miles372 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Thu 3:22 PM860 km534 miles464 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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