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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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 38%

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 Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 58° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.53 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.72 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.6"942.68 miwest0° 02' 45.4"3.16 minorth942.81 mi
24 hours13° 50' 09.9"904.65 mieast1° 39' 37.6"114.20 minorth916.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 5:50 PM234 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 4:50 PM384 km239 miles208 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzThu 4:50 PM498 km309 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreThu 4:50 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest W
Asuncion *Thu 5:50 PM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth S
SaltaThu 5:50 PM941 km584 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
La PazThu 4:50 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaThu 5:50 PM1201 km746 miles648 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloThu 5:50 PM1344 km835 miles725 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 4:50 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorthwest NW
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