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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 13, 2013 at 9:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 40° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.91 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.73 miWest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.6"943.53 miWest0° 03' 33.8"4.09 miNorth943.71 mi
24 hours13° 55' 08.5"911.02 miEast1° 59' 18.2"136.75 miNorth926.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Governador ValadaresFri 6:40 PM131 km82 miles71 nmWest W
Teófilo OtoniFri 6:40 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNorthwest NW
VitóriaFri 6:40 PM162 km100 miles87 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo HorizonteFri 6:40 PM360 km223 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiteróiFri 6:40 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de JaneiroFri 6:40 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorFri 6:40 PM695 km432 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloFri 6:40 PM803 km499 miles434 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 6:40 PM837 km520 miles452 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 6:40 PM1353 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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