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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 9:30:00 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: 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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' South, Longitude: 24° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.89 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.92 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.7"954.71 miWest0° 06' 24.9"7.35 miNorth955.00 mi
24 hours13° 36' 19.9"900.45 miEast3° 02' 42.8"209.38 miNorth931.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 6:30 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 6:30 PM1578 km981 miles852 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 9:30 PM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:30 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 6:30 PM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSat 6:30 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 6:30 PM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 9:30 PM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:30 PM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 6:30 PM3145 km1954 miles1698 nmWest-northwest WNW

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