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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 23:00:00 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 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 24' South, Longitude: 62° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.93 meters/second, 1558.6 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.14 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 04.3"968.26 miwest0° 08' 11.2"9.38 minorth968.60 mi
24 hours12° 56' 41.3"867.36 mieast3° 37' 49.6"249.56 minorth908.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSat 7:00 PM244 km151 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 7:00 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
Santa CruzSat 7:00 PM379 km235 miles205 nmSouth S
RiberaltaSat 7:00 PM524 km325 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
SucreSat 7:00 PM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSat 7:00 PM629 km391 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
Porto VelhoSat 7:00 PM638 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoSat 7:00 PM741 km461 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaSat 7:00 PM758 km471 miles409 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 7:00 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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