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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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 10' South, Longitude: 18° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 23' 19.5"940.23 miwest0° 02' 24.6"2.76 misouth940.12 mi
24 hours14° 53' 20.6"972.90 mieast0° 18' 59.2"21.77 misouth972.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:14 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeMon 8:14 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 8:14 AM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:14 AM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 8:14 AM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaMon 11:14 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São Paulo *Mon 9:14 AM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownMon 11:14 AM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 11:14 AM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Brasilia *Mon 9:14 AM3165 km1967 miles1709 nmWest W
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