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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 26° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.22 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.11 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.9"966.67 miwest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 minorth967.01 mi
24 hours12° 59' 36.1"869.31 mieast3° 33' 22.7"244.47 minorth909.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 5:30 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 5:30 PM1275 km792 miles688 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 5:30 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:30 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 5:30 PM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmWest W
JamestownSat 8:30 PM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmEast E
São PauloSat 5:30 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSat 5:30 PM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSat 8:30 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 8:30 PM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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