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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: 100%
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 Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 01' South
Longitude: 34° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 28.3"1002.44 miwest0° 11' 46.6"13.49 minorth1002.53 mi
24 hours12° 06' 47.9"837.95 mieast4° 37' 27.2"317.75 minorth895.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaWed 11:44 PM464 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NatalWed 10:44 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaWed 10:44 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeWed 10:44 PM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
SalvadorWed 10:44 PM1514 km941 miles817 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémWed 10:44 PM1618 km1005 miles873 nmWest W
PraiaThu 12:44 AM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNortheast NE
CayenneWed 10:44 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 10:44 PM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmSouthwest SW
BissauThu 1:44 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmEast-northeast ENE
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