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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: 8%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 37' South
Longitude: 35° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.29 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.6"977.62 miwest0° 10' 14.3"11.73 minorth977.98 mi
24 hours13° 23' 29.0"907.41 mieast4° 21' 04.3"299.07 minorth961.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuFri 1:32 PM178 km110 miles96 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióFri 1:32 PM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth N
SalvadorFri 1:32 PM341 km212 miles184 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 1:32 PM398 km248 miles215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NatalFri 1:32 PM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaFri 2:32 PM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 1:32 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Fri 2:32 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 2:32 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Fri 2:32 PM1760 km1094 miles950 nmSouthwest SW
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