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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 61%

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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' South, Longitude: 41° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.50 meters/second, 1557.0 km/hour, 967.5 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.12 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.7"967.30 miwest0° 08' 03.3"9.23 minorth967.64 mi
24 hours12° 58' 26.7"868.54 mieast3° 35' 09.5"246.51 minorth909.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaSat 6:30 PM35 km22 miles19 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JequiéSat 6:30 PM127 km79 miles69 nmNortheast NE
ItabunaSat 6:30 PM186 km115 miles100 nmEast E
IlhéusSat 6:30 PM207 km129 miles112 nmEast E
SalvadorSat 6:30 PM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
VitóriaSat 6:30 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth S
Belo HorizonteSat 6:30 PM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSat 6:30 PM750 km466 miles405 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:30 PM955 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSat 6:30 PM981 km610 miles530 nmNortheast NE

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