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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 22:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 57° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.10 meters/second, 1519.6 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"943.95 miwest0° 03' 43.0"4.26 minorth944.13 mi
24 hours13° 54' 25.8"910.63 mieast2° 02' 44.6"140.69 minorth926.70 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 6:52 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 6:52 PM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzFri 6:52 PM560 km348 miles302 nmWest W
AsuncionFri 6:52 PM717 km445 miles387 nmSouth S
SucreFri 6:52 PM765 km476 miles413 nmWest W
SaltaFri 7:52 PM1010 km628 miles546 nmSouthwest SW
La PazFri 6:52 PM1105 km687 miles597 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 7:52 PM1126 km700 miles608 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloFri 7:52 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoFri 6:52 PM1440 km895 miles778 nmNorthwest NW

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