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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 Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 03:24:00 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 QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' South, Longitude: 52° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.64 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 36.8"938.29 miwest0° 03' 44.8"4.30 misouth938.12 mi
24 hours15° 05' 52.6"985.32 mieast0° 49' 02.6"56.23 misouth984.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSat 12:24 AM384 km239 miles208 nmNorth N
GoiâniaSat 12:24 AM418 km259 miles225 nmNortheast NE
PirassunungaSat 12:24 AM569 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaSat 12:24 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNortheast NE
CampinasSat 12:24 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSoutheast SE
São PauloSat 12:24 AM734 km456 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
AsuncionFri 11:24 PM868 km539 miles469 nmSouthwest SW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 11:24 PM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 12:24 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreFri 11:24 PM1383 km859 miles747 nmWest W
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