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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 48' South, Longitude: 7° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.1"988.81 miwest0° 11' 56.1"13.67 misouth988.63 mi
24 hours13° 04' 37.0"893.91 mieast4° 29' 48.4"309.08 misouth939.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 1:26 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast E
CabindaMon 1:26 PM587 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireMon 1:26 PM619 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
DolisieMon 1:26 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNortheast NE
UígeMon 1:26 PM791 km492 miles427 nmEast E
Port-GentilMon 1:26 PM897 km557 miles484 nmNorth N
LubangoMon 1:26 PM905 km562 miles488 nmSoutheast SE
MalanjeMon 1:26 PM923 km573 miles498 nmEast E
KinshasaMon 1:26 PM950 km590 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 1:26 PM951 km591 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE

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