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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 22:20:00 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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 53° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.74 meters/second, 1557.9 km/hour, 968.0 miles/hour or 841.2 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' 02.3"967.83 miwest0° 08' 07.8"9.31 minorth968.17 mi
24 hours12° 57' 28.1"867.88 mieast3° 36' 38.8"248.21 minorth908.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSat 7:20 PM177 km110 miles96 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GoiâniaSat 7:20 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrasiliaSat 7:20 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 6:20 PM875 km543 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloSat 7:20 PM1211 km752 miles654 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Asuncion *Sat 7:20 PM1288 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 6:20 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroSat 7:20 PM1401 km870 miles756 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSat 6:20 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémSat 7:20 PM1527 km949 miles824 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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