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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: 71%

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 Monday, September 24, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 7° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.44 meters/second, 1546.0 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.01 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 28' 04.1"960.50 miwest0° 08' 02.2"9.21 minorth960.87 mi
24 hours12° 27' 32.4"827.18 mieast3° 34' 32.1"245.84 minorth869.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 8:06 PM624 km388 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboMon 8:06 PM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Mon 9:06 PM1012 km629 miles546 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaMon 8:06 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Mon 9:06 PM1190 km740 miles643 nmSoutheast SE
JamestownMon 7:06 PM1453 km903 miles784 nmWest W
KinshasaMon 8:06 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleMon 8:06 PM1562 km971 miles843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 7:06 PM1848 km1148 miles998 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 8:06 PM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth N
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