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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 6:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 18:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 41' South, Longitude: 3° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.91 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.66 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.7"939.01 miWest0° 00' 00.4"0.01 miNorth939.01 mi
24 hours14° 02' 16.3"914.36 miEast0° 36' 01.1"41.29 miNorth916.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 6:08 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Thu 8:08 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaThu 7:08 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméThu 6:08 PM2495 km1551 miles1347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 7:08 PM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaThu 7:08 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleThu 7:08 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownThu 8:08 PM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanThu 6:08 PM2766 km1719 miles1493 nmNorth N
AccraThu 6:08 PM2818 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth N

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