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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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 31° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 33.7"955.07 miwest0° 06' 28.4"7.42 minorth955.37 mi
24 hours13° 35' 49.9"900.22 mieast3° 03' 57.5"210.82 minorth931.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 7:00 PM833 km518 miles450 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 7:00 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 7:00 PM1364 km848 miles737 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 7:00 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloSat 7:00 PM1712 km1064 miles924 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSat 7:00 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmWest W
BelémSat 7:00 PM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownSat 10:00 PM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmEast E
AsuncionSat 6:00 PM2830 km1759 miles1528 nmWest-southwest WSW
MontevideoSat 7:00 PM3135 km1948 miles1693 nmSouthwest SW
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