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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 13:40:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 32' South, Longitude: 41° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.56 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.6"980.81 miwest0° 09' 28.7"10.86 misouth980.60 mi
24 hours13° 02' 17.4"883.72 mieast3° 28' 50.5"239.28 misouth909.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 10:40 AM373 km232 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióSat 10:40 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSat 10:40 AM827 km514 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Sat 11:40 AM829 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 10:40 AM921 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 11:40 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmSouth S
BelémSat 10:40 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Sat 11:40 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneSat 10:40 AM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManausSat 9:40 AM2236 km1390 miles1207 nmWest-northwest WNW

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