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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 8:40:00 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: 74%

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 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' South, Longitude: 12° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.68 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.91 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.9"954.23 miWest0° 06' 19.3"7.25 miNorth954.53 mi
24 hours13° 37' 07.6"900.90 miEast3° 00' 42.0"207.07 miNorth931.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 8:40 PM719 km447 miles388 nmEast E
MonroviaSat 8:40 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 8:40 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSat 5:40 PM2636 km1638 miles1423 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroSat 8:40 PM2748 km1707 miles1484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 8:40 PM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmNorth N
AccraSat 8:40 PM2830 km1758 miles1528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 8:40 PM2840 km1764 miles1533 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 9:40 PM2916 km1812 miles1575 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySat 8:40 PM2936 km1825 miles1586 nmNorth N

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