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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 37' South, Longitude: 35° 24' 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 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.5"977.54 miwest0° 10' 14.2"11.73 minorth977.90 mi
24 hours13° 23' 31.0"907.38 mieast4° 21' 03.1"299.02 minorth961.25 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 PM205 km127 miles110 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióFri 1:32 PM220 km136 miles119 nmNorth N
SalvadorFri 1:32 PM368 km228 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 1:32 PM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
NatalFri 1:32 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaFri 2:32 PM915 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaFri 1:32 PM939 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Fri 2:32 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 2:32 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Fri 2:32 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmSouthwest SW
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