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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 9, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 33° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.34 meters/second, 1574.4 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 27' 47.1"978.17 miwest0° 09' 23.2"10.75 minorth978.51 mi
24 hours12° 36' 44.5"853.02 mieast4° 00' 47.0"275.81 minorth901.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióSat 4:50 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSat 4:50 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSat 4:50 PM535 km333 miles289 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaSat 5:50 PM918 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 4:50 PM1074 km667 miles580 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 5:50 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 5:50 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 5:50 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 4:50 PM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmNorthwest NW
CayenneSat 4:50 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorthwest NW
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