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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.1"954.59 miwest0° 06' 22.8"7.31 minorth954.89 mi
24 hours13° 36' 37.9"900.68 mieast3° 01' 57.2"208.52 minorth931.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 9:10 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmEast E
RecifeSat 6:10 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 6:10 PM2053 km1275 miles1108 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 6:10 PM2515 km1563 miles1358 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:10 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSat 9:10 PM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloSat 6:10 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownSat 9:10 PM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaSat 6:10 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmWest W
ConakrySat 9:10 PM3003 km1866 miles1622 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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