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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 58° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.27 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.9"982.41 miwest0° 10' 12.5"11.69 misouth982.19 mi
24 hours12° 45' 06.0"865.21 mieast3° 46' 00.3"258.94 misouth897.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 2:40 AM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 2:40 AM870 km540 miles470 nmWest W
ManausFri 2:40 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 2:40 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmWest W
SucreFri 2:40 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 3:40 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 2:40 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 3:40 AM1516 km942 miles819 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Fri 3:40 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmSouth S
São PauloFri 3:40 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSoutheast SE

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