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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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 03:46:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 42' South, Longitude: 59° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.80 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.4"999.34 miwest0° 11' 40.9"13.38 misouth999.29 mi
24 hours12° 19' 43.0"849.91 mieast4° 33' 15.1"312.96 misouth902.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManausTue 11:46 PM190 km118 miles102 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManicoréTue 11:46 PM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
SantarémWed 12:46 AM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto VelhoTue 11:46 PM670 km416 miles362 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaTue 11:46 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoTue 11:46 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboWed 12:46 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémWed 12:46 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmEast-northeast ENE
GeorgetownTue 11:46 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth N
CayenneWed 12:46 AM1324 km822 miles715 nmNortheast NE

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