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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 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 40' South, Longitude: 34° 03' 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"967.06 miwest0° 08' 00.9"9.18 minorth967.40 mi
24 hours12° 59' 00.8"868.97 mieast3° 34' 17.3"245.53 minorth909.24 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 PM514 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióSat 6:00 PM582 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSat 6:00 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 6:00 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:00 PM1330 km827 miles718 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSat 6:00 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmWest W
São PauloSat 6:00 PM1649 km1025 miles890 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 6:00 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 6:00 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 6:00 PM2961 km1840 miles1599 nmNorthwest NW
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