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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 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 90%

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 Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 31' South, Longitude: 64° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.25 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.5"1002.63 miwest0° 11' 28.5"13.14 minorth1002.76 mi
24 hours11° 55' 07.8"824.15 mieast4° 33' 36.7"313.32 minorth881.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeféTue 9:44 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth S
ManausTue 9:44 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
Boa VistaTue 9:44 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNortheast NE
MitúTue 8:44 PM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto AyacuchoTue 9:14 PM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoTue 9:44 PM997 km620 miles538 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownTue 9:44 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmNortheast NE
BogotaTue 8:44 PM1245 km774 miles672 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 10:44 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmNortheast NE
CaracasTue 9:14 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
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