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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 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: 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 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' South, Longitude: 49° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.66 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.6 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' 14.3"983.36 miwest0° 09' 56.0"11.38 minorth983.70 mi
24 hours12° 30' 14.8"849.74 mieast4° 12' 17.0"288.97 minorth902.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalmasSun 8:00 PM167 km104 miles90 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Félix do XinguSun 8:00 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaSun 8:00 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasSun 8:00 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GoiâniaSun 8:00 PM660 km410 miles357 nmSouth S
BelémSun 8:00 PM1039 km646 miles561 nmNorth N
SalvadorSun 8:00 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManausSun 7:00 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSun 8:00 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaSun 8:00 PM1455 km904 miles786 nmEast-northeast ENE

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