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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 04' South, Longitude: 23° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.18 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 09.3"982.35 miwest0° 09' 49.3"11.25 minorth982.69 mi
24 hours12° 32' 05.2"851.03 mieast4° 10' 13.6"286.64 minorth903.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 6:10 PM1294 km804 miles698 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 6:10 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 6:10 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 9:10 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSun 9:10 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 9:10 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroSun 6:10 PM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmSouthwest SW
ConakrySun 9:10 PM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauSun 9:10 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaSun 6:10 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmWest-southwest WSW
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