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 21:30:00 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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 32.8"||954.78 mi||west||0° 06' 25.0"||7.36 mi||north||955.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 18.8"||900.50 mi||east||3° 02' 45.5"||209.44 mi||north||931.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 6:30 PM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 6:30 PM||1551 km||964 miles||837 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Sat 9:30 PM||2024 km||1257 miles||1093 nm|| E|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:30 PM||2051 km||1274 miles||1107 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:30 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:30 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:30 PM||2484 km||1544 miles||1342 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:30 PM||2987 km||1856 miles||1613 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 9:30 PM||3078 km||1912 miles||1662 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Sat 6:30 PM||3121 km||1940 miles||1685 nm|| WNW|
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