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 21:40:00 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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 33.0"||954.88 mi||west||0° 06' 26.2"||7.38 mi||north||955.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 09.3"||900.41 mi||east||3° 03' 09.4"||209.90 mi||north||931.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 6:40 PM||1293 km||803 miles||698 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 6:40 PM||1304 km||811 miles||704 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:40 PM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:40 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:40 PM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:40 PM||2228 km||1385 miles||1203 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Sat 9:40 PM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| E|
|Belém||Sat 6:40 PM||2904 km||1804 miles||1568 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:40 PM||3129 km||1944 miles||1689 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 9:40 PM||3193 km||1984 miles||1724 nm|| NNE|
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