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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: 19%
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 Friday, December 6, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 37' South
Longitude: 31° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.0"970.41 miwest0° 08' 59.2"10.30 minorth970.77 mi
24 hours13° 14' 58.8"890.85 mieast3° 54' 47.7"269.00 minorth936.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióFri 2:32 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeFri 2:32 PM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorFri 2:32 PM777 km483 miles420 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 2:32 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:32 PM1623 km1008 miles876 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Fri 3:32 PM1797 km1117 miles970 nmWest W
São Paulo *Fri 3:32 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmSouthwest SW
BelémFri 2:32 PM2318 km1441 miles1252 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownFri 5:32 PM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmEast E
Asuncion *Fri 2:32 PM3040 km1889 miles1641 nmWest-southwest WSW
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