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 22:10:00 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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.07 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 25.5"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 34.1"||955.17 mi||west||0° 06' 29.5"||7.44 mi||north||955.47 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 40.3"||900.13 mi||east||3° 04' 21.4"||211.28 mi||north||931.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 7:10 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| NW|
|Recife||Sat 7:10 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| N|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:10 PM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:10 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:10 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 7:10 PM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm|| NNW|
|Belém||Sat 7:10 PM||2308 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion||Sat 6:10 PM||2598 km||1614 miles||1403 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo||Sat 7:10 PM||2957 km||1837 miles||1596 nm|| SW|
|Jamestown||Sat 10:10 PM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| E|
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