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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: 51%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 18:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 41' South
Longitude: 4° 04' 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"939.08 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth939.08 mi
24 hours14° 02' 16.4"914.43 mieast0° 36' 04.6"41.36 minorth917.06 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 PM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaThu 7:08 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Thu 8:08 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméThu 6:08 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 7:08 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaThu 7:08 PM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleThu 7:08 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownThu 8:08 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanThu 6:08 PM2766 km1718 miles1493 nmNorth N
AccraThu 6:08 PM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmNorth N
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