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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 Friday, September 13, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 57° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.10 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.5"943.94 miwest0° 03' 42.6"4.26 minorth944.12 mi
24 hours13° 54' 27.0"910.64 mieast2° 02' 38.9"140.58 minorth926.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte OlimpoFri 6:50 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 6:50 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzFri 6:50 PM610 km379 miles329 nmWest W
Barra do GarçasFri 7:50 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsuncionFri 6:50 PM716 km445 miles386 nmSouth S
SucreFri 6:50 PM816 km507 miles441 nmWest W
BrasiliaFri 7:50 PM1077 km670 miles582 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 6:50 PM1155 km717 miles623 nmWest W
São PauloFri 7:50 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoFri 6:50 PM1479 km919 miles798 nmNorthwest NW

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