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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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 39' South, Longitude: 53° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.33 meters/second, 1545.6 km/hour, 960.4 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.01 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 51.8"960.18 miwest0° 08' 02.9"9.23 minorth960.54 mi
24 hours13° 48' 56.5"920.31 mieast3° 39' 46.3"251.81 minorth961.44 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 GarçasSun 10:44 PM186 km116 miles100 nmEast E
CuiabáSun 9:44 PM226 km140 miles122 nmWest W
GoiâniaSun 10:44 PM514 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaSun 10:44 PM654 km406 miles353 nmEast E
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 9:44 PM752 km467 miles406 nmWest W
AsuncionSun 9:44 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloSun 10:44 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 9:44 PM1256 km781 miles678 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroSun 10:44 PM1394 km866 miles752 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSun 9:44 PM1517 km943 miles819 nmWest W

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