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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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 55' South, Longitude: 24° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.90 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' 32.8"954.78 miwest0° 06' 25.0"7.36 minorth955.08 mi
24 hours13° 36' 18.8"900.50 mieast3° 02' 45.5"209.44 minorth931.18 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 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 6:30 PM1551 km964 miles837 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 9:30 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmEast E
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:30 PM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 6:30 PM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSat 6:30 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 6:30 PM2484 km1544 miles1342 nmWest W
MonroviaSat 9:30 PM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:30 PM3078 km1912 miles1662 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 6:30 PM3121 km1940 miles1685 nmWest-northwest WNW
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