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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 22:30:00 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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' South, Longitude: 55° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.13 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 02.8"967.94 miwest0° 08' 08.5"9.33 minorth968.28 mi
24 hours12° 57' 16.4"867.75 mieast3° 36' 56.6"248.55 minorth908.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuiabáSat 6:30 PM136 km85 miles74 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Barra do GarçasSat 7:30 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 6:30 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 7:30 PM828 km514 miles447 nmEast-southeast ESE
SucreSat 6:30 PM1161 km721 miles627 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sat 7:30 PM1219 km758 miles658 nmSouth S
ManausSat 6:30 PM1351 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloSat 7:30 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSat 6:30 PM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSat 6:30 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmWest-northwest WNW
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