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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 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° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.81 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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"954.52 miwest0° 06' 22.7"7.31 minorth954.81 mi
24 hours13° 36' 39.0"900.63 mieast3° 01' 54.5"208.46 minorth931.07 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 PM1483 km922 miles801 nmEast E
RecifeSat 6:10 PM1930 km1199 miles1042 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 6:10 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 6:10 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:10 PM2557 km1589 miles1380 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSat 9:10 PM2749 km1708 miles1484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:10 PM2899 km1801 miles1565 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloSat 6:10 PM2916 km1812 miles1574 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakrySat 9:10 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 9:10 PM2999 km1864 miles1619 nmNortheast NE
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