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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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' South, Longitude: 13° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.69 meters/second, 1561.3 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 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' 31.0"970.03 miwest0° 08' 49.7"10.12 minorth970.39 mi
24 hours13° 11' 07.1"885.65 mieast3° 53' 16.2"267.26 minorth931.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 9:40 PM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSun 9:40 PM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 9:40 PM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 6:40 PM2426 km1508 miles1310 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroSun 9:40 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 9:40 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth N
ConakrySun 9:40 PM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth N
AccraSun 9:40 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSun 9:40 PM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSun 9:40 PM2740 km1703 miles1479 nmNortheast NE
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