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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 47' South, Longitude: 20° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.83 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 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.3"970.28 miwest0° 08' 52.2"10.16 minorth970.64 mi
24 hours13° 10' 35.8"885.28 mieast3° 54' 06.5"268.20 minorth931.39 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 PM1597 km993 miles863 nmEast E
RecifeSun 7:10 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 7:10 PM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 7:10 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 10:10 PM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 10:10 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:10 PM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakrySun 10:10 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 10:10 PM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 10:10 PM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmNortheast NE
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