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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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.92 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.0"954.88 miwest0° 06' 26.2"7.38 minorth955.18 mi
24 hours13° 36' 09.3"900.41 mieast3° 03' 09.4"209.90 minorth931.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 6:40 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 6:40 PM1304 km811 miles704 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:40 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 6:40 PM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloSat 6:40 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 6:40 PM2228 km1385 miles1203 nmWest W
JamestownSat 9:40 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmEast E
BelémSat 6:40 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaSat 9:40 PM3129 km1944 miles1689 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 9:40 PM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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