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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 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' South, Longitude: 14° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.23 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.49 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.4"989.05 miwest0° 11' 57.3"13.69 misouth988.88 mi
24 hours13° 04' 04.6"893.50 mieast4° 30' 27.7"309.83 misouth939.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 1:02 PM89 km55 miles48 nmWest W
UígeMon 1:02 PM167 km104 miles90 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeMon 1:02 PM270 km168 miles146 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaMon 1:02 PM405 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuamboMon 1:02 PM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pointe-NoireMon 1:02 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaMon 1:02 PM506 km315 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleMon 1:02 PM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DolisieMon 1:02 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LubangoMon 1:02 PM688 km428 miles372 nmSouth S
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