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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 4:50:00 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: 72%

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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 42° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.87 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.6"952.11 miWest0° 05' 53.3"6.75 miNorth952.39 mi
24 hours13° 40' 40.5"902.93 miEast2° 51' 13.4"196.22 miNorth930.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSat 7:50 PM405 km251 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaSat 6:50 PM467 km290 miles252 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeSat 7:50 PM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoSat 7:50 PM514 km319 miles277 nmEast-southeast ESE
PembaSat 6:50 PM555 km345 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MamoutzouSat 7:50 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniSat 7:50 PM572 km355 miles309 nmNorth N
MutsamuduSat 7:50 PM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FianarantsoaSat 7:50 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSoutheast SE
MoroniSat 7:50 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth N

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