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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: 84%
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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 54' South
Longitude: 8° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.59 meters/second, 1560.9 km/hour, 969.9 miles/hour or 842.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.17 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.0"969.81 miwest0° 08' 48.0"10.08 minorth970.17 mi
24 hours13° 11' 28.9"885.87 mieast3° 52' 41.1"266.59 minorth931.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 9:20 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanSun 9:20 PM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSun 9:20 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 9:20 PM2312 km1437 miles1249 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 9:20 PM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
AccraSun 9:20 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSun 10:20 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmEast E
LomeSun 9:20 PM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 9:20 PM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleSun 10:20 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNortheast NE
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