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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 9:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 72%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 01' South, Longitude: 28° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.26 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.38 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.2"982.47 miWest0° 09' 50.5"11.27 miNorth982.81 mi
24 hours12° 31' 45.8"850.76 miEast4° 10' 35.4"287.03 miNorth902.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 6:30 PM821 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSun 7:30 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSun 6:30 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 6:30 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 6:30 PM2083 km1295 miles1125 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSun 6:30 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloSun 6:30 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmSouthwest SW
JamestownSun 9:30 PM2475 km1538 miles1337 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémSun 6:30 PM2494 km1549 miles1346 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 9:30 PM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmNortheast NE

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