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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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 07:56:00 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: 68%

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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' South, Longitude: 50° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.50 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.0"949.29 miwest0° 05' 54.1"6.76 misouth949.04 mi
24 hours13° 47' 12.1"906.74 mieast1° 48' 45.7"124.68 misouth910.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ItumbiaraSun 4:56 AM125 km78 miles67 nmEast-southeast ESE
GoiâniaSun 4:56 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
UberlândiaSun 4:56 AM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
AnápolisSun 4:56 AM242 km150 miles130 nmNortheast NE
Barra do GarçasSun 4:56 AM315 km196 miles170 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSun 4:56 AM362 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
PirassunungaSun 4:56 AM532 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
CampinasSun 4:56 AM633 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloSun 4:56 AM721 km448 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroSun 4:56 AM923 km573 miles498 nmSoutheast SE
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