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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 22:52:00 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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 25' South, Longitude: 60° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.89 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.14 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 03.8"968.18 miwest0° 08' 10.5"9.37 minorth968.52 mi
24 hours12° 56' 50.6"867.46 mieast3° 37' 35.4"249.29 minorth908.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 6:52 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
Santa CruzSat 6:52 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaSat 6:52 PM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 6:52 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 6:52 PM824 km512 miles445 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoSat 6:52 PM911 km566 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
CobijaSat 6:52 PM947 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Sat 7:52 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSat 6:52 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmNorth N
BrasiliaSat 7:52 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast E

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