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 21:50:00 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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.98 meters/second, 1537.1 km/hour, 955.1 miles/hour or 830.0 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' 33.5"||954.98 mi||west||0° 06' 27.3"||7.40 mi||north||955.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 59.7"||900.31 mi||east||3° 03' 33.6"||210.36 mi||north||931.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 6:50 PM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Sat 6:50 PM||1136 km||706 miles||614 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:50 PM||1586 km||986 miles||857 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:50 PM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:50 PM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:50 PM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Sat 9:50 PM||2536 km||1576 miles||1369 nm|| E|
|Belém||Sat 6:50 PM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion||Sat 5:50 PM||3066 km||1905 miles||1655 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 9:50 PM||3286 km||2042 miles||1774 nm|| NE|
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