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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: 84%
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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 46' South
Longitude: 20° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.84 meters/second, 1561.8 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.3"970.36 miwest0° 08' 52.3"10.17 minorth970.72 mi
24 hours13° 10' 34.7"885.32 mieast3° 54' 08.4"268.25 minorth931.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 10:10 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmEast E
RecifeSun 7:10 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 7:10 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 7:10 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 10:10 PM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:10 PM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownSun 10:10 PM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 10:10 PM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 10:10 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 10:10 PM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmNortheast NE
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