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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 Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 11%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 58' South, Longitude: 49° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.3"984.38 miwest0° 09' 28.4"10.85 misouth984.17 mi
24 hours12° 22' 54.6"840.89 mieast3° 30' 26.2"241.10 misouth869.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasSun 2:40 PM178 km111 miles96 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Félix do XinguSun 2:40 PM537 km333 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaSun 2:40 PM572 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasSun 2:40 PM609 km379 miles329 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GoiâniaSun 2:40 PM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
BelémSun 2:40 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth N
SalvadorSun 2:40 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausSun 1:40 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSun 2:40 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaSun 2:40 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmEast-northeast ENE

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