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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, August 21, 2013 at 03:44:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' South, Longitude: 55° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.65 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.6"992.32 miwest0° 11' 37.8"13.32 minorth992.62 mi
24 hours12° 42' 39.4"872.27 mieast4° 45' 31.7"326.99 minorth934.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguWed 12:44 AM427 km266 miles231 nmEast E
SantarémWed 12:44 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausTue 11:44 PM652 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW
BelémWed 12:44 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaWed 12:44 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoTue 11:44 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneWed 12:44 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboWed 12:44 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth N
GeorgetownTue 11:44 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth N
SucreTue 11:44 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmSouthwest SW

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