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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 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 11° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 55.8"989.01 miwest0° 11' 56.8"13.68 misouth988.84 mi
24 hours13° 04' 18.9"893.75 mieast4° 30' 10.4"309.52 misouth939.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 1:12 PM207 km128 miles112 nmEast E
CabindaMon 1:12 PM366 km227 miles197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeMon 1:12 PM428 km266 miles231 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireMon 1:12 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
DolisieMon 1:12 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeMon 1:12 PM555 km345 miles300 nmEast E
HuamboMon 1:12 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaMon 1:12 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 1:12 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNortheast NE
LubangoMon 1:12 PM720 km448 miles389 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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