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, October 13, 2013 at 21:30:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.27 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 28.1"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 10.2"||982.55 mi||west||0° 09' 50.6"||11.28 mi||north||982.89 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 44.8"||850.81 mi||east||4° 10' 36.7"||287.08 mi||north||902.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 6:30 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| WNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 7:30 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Sun 6:30 PM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 6:30 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 6:30 PM||2062 km||1281 miles||1113 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Sun 6:30 PM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Sun 6:30 PM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Sun 6:30 PM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Sun 9:30 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| ESE|
|Monrovia||Sun 9:30 PM||2726 km||1694 miles||1472 nm|| NE|
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