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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 9:00:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 33° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.36 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 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' 58.3"966.98 miWest0° 08' 00.8"9.18 miNorth967.32 mi
24 hours12° 59' 02.1"868.93 miEast3° 34' 15.3"245.47 miNorth909.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 6:00 PM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSat 6:00 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSat 6:00 PM741 km460 miles400 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 6:00 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:00 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSat 6:00 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmWest W
São PauloSat 6:00 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 6:00 PM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 6:00 PM2753 km1711 miles1487 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 6:00 PM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmNorthwest NW

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