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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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 41' South, Longitude: 31° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.32 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.1 miles/hour or 840.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.12 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 57.8"966.95 miwest0° 08' 00.0"9.17 minorth967.29 mi
24 hours12° 59' 12.5"869.10 mieast3° 33' 59.2"245.18 minorth909.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 5:50 PM763 km474 miles412 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 5:50 PM809 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSat 5:50 PM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:50 PM1522 km946 miles822 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSat 5:50 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmWest W
São PauloSat 5:50 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 5:50 PM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSat 8:50 PM2786 km1731 miles1504 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sat 5:50 PM2955 km1836 miles1596 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 5:50 PM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmNorthwest NW
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