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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: 61%

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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 36° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.41 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.12 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.9"967.17 miwest0° 08' 01.8"9.20 minorth967.50 mi
24 hours12° 58' 48.9"868.84 mieast3° 34' 35.4"245.87 minorth909.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 6:10 PM286 km178 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióSat 6:10 PM556 km345 miles300 nmNorth N
RecifeSat 6:10 PM743 km462 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:10 PM1162 km722 miles628 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 6:10 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmNorth N
BrasiliaSat 6:10 PM1234 km766 miles666 nmWest W
São PauloSat 6:10 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 6:10 PM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 6:10 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 6:10 PM2784 km1730 miles1503 nmNorthwest NW
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