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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, October 11, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 50%

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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 59° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.17 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.5"953.09 miwest0° 05' 42.9"6.55 minorth953.36 mi
24 hours13° 26' 02.7"887.25 mieast2° 45' 30.6"189.67 minorth913.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 5:50 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzFri 5:50 PM420 km261 miles227 nmWest W
SucreFri 5:50 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Fri 6:50 PM899 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
La PazFri 5:50 PM949 km590 miles513 nmWest W
RiberaltaFri 5:50 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaFri 6:50 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 5:50 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloFri 6:50 PM1488 km924 miles803 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausFri 5:50 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorth N

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