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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 22:50:00 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.18 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 34.0"970.80 miwest0° 08' 55.6"10.23 minorth971.16 mi
24 hours13° 09' 51.1"884.88 mieast3° 55' 17.5"269.57 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
RecifeSun 7:50 PM795 km494 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 7:50 PM891 km553 miles481 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 7:50 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:50 PM1705 km1060 miles921 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSun 7:50 PM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmWest W
São PauloSun 7:50 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 7:50 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 10:50 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast E
MonroviaSun 10:50 PM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 10:50 PM3092 km1921 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
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