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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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 00' South, Longitude: 31° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.75 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 48.1"1004.90 miwest0° 10' 21.5"11.86 misouth1004.88 mi
24 hours11° 06' 19.6"767.17 mieast4° 06' 21.5"282.15 misouth815.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 5:48 AM126 km78 miles68 nmSouthwest SW
NatalWed 4:48 AM497 km309 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeWed 4:48 AM664 km413 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaWed 4:48 AM768 km477 miles415 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 4:48 AM1330 km827 miles718 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémWed 4:48 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest W
PraiaWed 6:48 AM2178 km1354 miles1176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Wed 5:48 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownWed 7:48 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauWed 7:48 AM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmNortheast NE
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