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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 22:02:00 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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 31' South, Longitude: 48° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.65 meters/second, 1557.6 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.13 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.3"967.64 miwest0° 08' 06.2"9.29 minorth967.98 mi
24 hours12° 57' 49.2"868.12 mieast3° 36' 06.8"247.60 minorth908.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrasiliaSat 7:02 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AnápolisSat 7:02 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
GoiâniaSat 7:02 PM251 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Barra do GarçasSat 7:02 PM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloSat 7:02 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroSat 7:02 PM1101 km684 miles595 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSat 7:02 PM1120 km696 miles605 nmEast E
BelémSat 7:02 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Sat 7:02 PM1512 km940 miles817 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 7:02 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNortheast NE

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