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 22:50:00 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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.04 meters/second, 1562.5 km/hour, 970.9 miles/hour or 843.7 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"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 34.0"||970.80 mi||west||0° 08' 55.6"||10.23 mi||north||971.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 51.1"||884.88 mi||east||3° 55' 17.5"||269.57 mi||north||931.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 7:50 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sun 7:50 PM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 7:50 PM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 7:50 PM||1705 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Sun 7:50 PM||1908 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Sun 7:50 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Sun 7:50 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Sun 10:50 PM||2656 km||1650 miles||1434 nm|| E|
|Monrovia||Sun 10:50 PM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sun 10:50 PM||3092 km||1921 miles||1670 nm|| NE|
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