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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' South, Longitude: 16° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.27 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.49 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.7"989.14 miwest0° 11' 57.8"13.70 misouth988.97 mi
24 hours13° 03' 53.2"893.35 mieast4° 30' 41.6"310.09 misouth939.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalanjeMon 12:52 PM96 km60 miles52 nmSouth S
UígeMon 12:52 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaMon 12:52 PM324 km202 miles175 nmWest W
HuamboMon 12:52 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth S
KinshasaMon 12:52 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleMon 12:52 PM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaMon 12:52 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast E
LuenaMon 12:52 PM534 km332 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
CabindaMon 12:52 PM560 km348 miles302 nmNorthwest NW
TshikapaMon 1:52 PM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-northeast ENE

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