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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 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 45' South, Longitude: 45° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.2"954.18 miwest0° 06' 39.6"7.63 minorth954.49 mi
24 hours13° 58' 19.1"925.56 mieast3° 08' 11.8"215.67 minorth957.30 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 3:32 PM154 km96 miles83 nmEast E
Brasilia *Thu 3:32 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo Horizonte *Thu 3:32 PM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Goiânia *Thu 3:32 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest W
Pirassununga *Thu 3:32 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Thu 3:32 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 3:32 PM723 km449 miles391 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Thu 3:32 PM767 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
SalvadorThu 2:32 PM846 km526 miles457 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeThu 2:32 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmNortheast NE
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