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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:00:00 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: 84%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.79 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 26.4"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.9"||970.25 mi||west||0° 08' 51.4"||10.15 mi||north||970.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 45.4"||885.43 mi||east||3° 53' 51.1"||267.92 mi||north||931.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 10:00 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| ESE|
|Recife||Sun 7:00 PM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 7:00 PM||2192 km||1362 miles||1183 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Sun 10:00 PM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 7:00 PM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm|| WNW|
|Freetown||Sun 10:00 PM||2526 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 10:00 PM||2626 km||1632 miles||1418 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Sun 10:00 PM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 10:00 PM||2694 km||1674 miles||1455 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 7:00 PM||2817 km||1750 miles||1521 nm|| WSW|
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