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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 Monday, October 14, 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: 82%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' South, Longitude: 34° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.06 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 13.9"995.48 miwest0° 11' 01.3"12.62 minorth995.74 mi
24 hours12° 09' 34.8"835.55 mieast4° 30' 54.9"310.25 minorth894.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
João PessoaMon 7:50 PM57 km35 miles31 nmSouth S
NatalMon 7:50 PM103 km64 miles55 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Campina GrandeMon 7:50 PM134 km83 miles72 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 7:50 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth S
CaruaruMon 7:50 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióMon 7:50 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaMon 8:50 PM399 km248 miles216 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 7:50 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorMon 7:50 PM812 km504 miles438 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémMon 7:50 PM1620 km1006 miles874 nmWest-northwest WNW
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