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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: 83%

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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' South, Longitude: 1° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.7"969.48 miwest0° 08' 45.3"10.03 minorth969.84 mi
24 hours13° 12' 01.5"886.20 mieast3° 51' 47.9"265.58 minorth931.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 8:50 PM511 km318 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSun 9:50 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 8:50 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 9:50 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaSun 9:50 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSun 9:50 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSun 8:50 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmNorth N
AccraSun 8:50 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Sun 10:50 PM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-southeast ESE
LomeSun 8:50 PM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmNorth N
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