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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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 23:00:00 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: 75%

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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 45' South, Longitude: 46° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.28 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.93 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 25' 35.7"955.58 miwest0° 06' 34.9"7.54 minorth955.88 mi
24 hours13° 34' 52.9"899.61 mieast3° 06' 17.8"213.48 minorth931.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrasiliaSat 8:00 PM226 km141 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
Montes ClarosSat 8:00 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast E
GoiâniaSat 8:00 PM350 km218 miles189 nmWest W
Belo HorizonteSat 8:00 PM400 km248 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PirassunungaSat 8:00 PM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Barra do GarçasSat 8:00 PM674 km419 miles364 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroSat 8:00 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloSat 8:00 PM757 km470 miles408 nmSouth S
SalvadorSat 8:00 PM913 km567 miles493 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsuncionSat 7:00 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmSouthwest SW

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