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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 Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' South, Longitude: 34° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 23.7"958.88 miwest0° 08' 19.1"9.53 minorth959.26 mi
24 hours13° 51' 01.2"921.88 mieast3° 44' 42.5"257.47 minorth964.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorTue 1:00 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeTue 1:00 AM853 km530 miles461 nmNorth N
Rio de JaneiroTue 1:00 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaTue 1:00 AM1405 km873 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaTue 1:00 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest W
São PauloTue 1:00 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 1:00 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmNorthwest NW
AsuncionMidnight Mon-Tue2621 km1628 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneTue 1:00 AM3017 km1874 miles1629 nmNorthwest NW
MontevideoTue 1:00 AM3021 km1877 miles1631 nmSouthwest SW
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