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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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' South, Longitude: 5° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.19 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.74 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.9"944.23 miwest0° 05' 38.0"6.46 minorth944.52 mi
24 hours13° 06' 49.9"857.51 mieast2° 44' 04.9"188.08 minorth884.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 7:06 PM351 km218 miles190 nmNorth N
LuandaSun 8:06 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sun 9:06 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 7:06 PM2514 km1562 miles1358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 8:06 PM2686 km1669 miles1451 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSun 7:06 PM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmNorth N
KinshasaSun 8:06 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSun 8:06 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNortheast NE
AccraSun 7:06 PM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 7:06 PM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth N
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