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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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 47' South, Longitude: 47° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.62 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.0"983.26 miwest0° 09' 55.4"11.37 minorth983.60 mi
24 hours12° 30' 24.9"849.86 mieast4° 12' 06.0"288.75 minorth902.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasSun 7:50 PM129 km80 miles70 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 7:50 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth S
SalvadorSun 7:50 PM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémSun 7:50 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmNorth N
FortalezaSun 7:50 PM1240 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSun 7:50 PM1399 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
São PauloSun 7:50 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:50 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManausSun 6:50 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneSun 7:50 PM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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