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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.81 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 32.0"||954.59 mi||west||0° 06' 22.8"||7.31 mi||north||954.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 37.10"||900.68 mi||east||3° 01' 57.2"||208.52 mi||north||931.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 9:10 PM||1512 km||939 miles||816 nm|| E|
|Recife||Sat 6:10 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 6:10 PM||2053 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:10 PM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:10 PM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:10 PM||2759 km||1714 miles||1490 nm|| NNE|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:10 PM||2889 km||1795 miles||1560 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Sat 9:10 PM||2906 km||1806 miles||1569 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:10 PM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| W|
|Conakry||Sat 9:10 PM||3003 km||1866 miles||1622 nm|| NNE|
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