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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 10:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' South, Longitude: 30° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.03 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"970.72 miWest0° 08' 55.6"10.23 miNorth971.08 mi
24 hours13° 09' 52.3"884.84 miEast3° 55' 15.5"269.52 miNorth931.32 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 PM818 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 7:50 PM919 km571 miles496 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 7:50 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:50 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSun 7:50 PM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmWest W
São PauloSun 7:50 PM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 7:50 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 10:50 PM2627 km1632 miles1419 nmEast E
MonroviaSun 10:50 PM3066 km1905 miles1656 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSun 10:50 PM3074 km1910 miles1660 nmNortheast NE

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