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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 22:50:00 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
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 PM814 km506 miles439 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 7:50 PM920 km571 miles497 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 7:50 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:50 PM1728 km1074 miles933 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaSun 7:50 PM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmWest W
São PauloSun 7:50 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 7:50 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 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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