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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 3, 2014 at 5:32:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' South, Longitude: 49° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.30 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 43.9"978.21 miWest0° 10' 18.3"11.80 miNorth978.58 mi
24 hours13° 21' 44.6"905.93 miEast4° 22' 13.7"300.37 miNorth960.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasFri 2:32 PM215 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Fri 3:32 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasFri 2:32 PM558 km347 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Félix do XinguFri 2:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Goiânia *Fri 3:32 PM585 km364 miles316 nmSouth S
BelémFri 2:32 PM1116 km693 miles603 nmNorth N
SalvadorFri 2:32 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast E
São Paulo *Fri 3:32 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausFri 1:32 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:32 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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