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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 3:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 46' South, Longitude: 58° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.13 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.30 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.2"977.68 miWest0° 10' 18.9"11.82 miNorth978.05 mi
24 hours13° 14' 49.1"897.10 miEast4° 24' 07.2"302.54 miNorth952.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 11:00 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Porto VelhoMon 11:00 PM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaMon 11:00 PM834 km519 miles451 nmWest W
ManausMon 11:00 PM972 km604 miles525 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 11:00 PM1044 km648 miles563 nmWest W
SucreMon 11:00 PM1087 km675 miles587 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 11:00 PM1169 km727 miles631 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMidnight Mon-Tue1226 km762 miles662 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsuncionMon 11:00 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmSouth S
BelémMidnight Mon-Tue1586 km986 miles856 nmNortheast NE

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