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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, November 10, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 57%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 56' South, Longitude: 35° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 12.9"992.51 miwest0° 10' 39.3"12.20 minorth992.80 mi
24 hours12° 06' 17.3"829.32 mieast4° 23' 21.8"301.62 minorth885.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaruaruSun 5:50 PM58 km36 miles31 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeSun 5:50 PM72 km44 miles39 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campina GrandeSun 5:50 PM83 km51 miles45 nmNorth-northwest NNW
João PessoaSun 5:50 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNortheast NE
GaranhunsSun 5:50 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSouthwest SW
MaceióSun 5:50 PM194 km121 miles105 nmSouth S
NatalSun 5:50 PM240 km149 miles130 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 6:50 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 5:50 PM574 km356 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 5:50 PM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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