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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 19:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' South, Longitude: 7° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.74 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.4"944.26 miwest0° 05' 39.2"6.48 minorth944.55 mi
24 hours13° 06' 33.7"857.23 mieast2° 44' 29.0"188.53 minorth884.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 7:16 PM403 km250 miles218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSun 8:16 PM2521 km1567 miles1361 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sun 9:16 PM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 7:16 PM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSun 7:16 PM2725 km1693 miles1471 nmNorth N
MonroviaSun 7:16 PM2827 km1756 miles1526 nmNorth N
AccraSun 7:16 PM2841 km1765 miles1534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 8:16 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 7:16 PM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmNorth N
LomeSun 7:16 PM2951 km1833 miles1593 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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