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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, October 6, 2013 at 16:40:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 20' South, Longitude: 53° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.8"973.73 miwest0° 08' 34.4"9.82 misouth973.49 mi
24 hours13° 04' 12.0"879.73 mieast3° 03' 10.6"209.90 misouth898.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSun 1:40 PM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GoiâniaSun 1:40 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
BrasiliaSun 1:40 PM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 12:40 PM897 km558 miles485 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloSun 1:40 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSun 12:40 PM1355 km842 miles732 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 1:40 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 1:40 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSun 12:40 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroSun 1:40 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmSoutheast SE
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