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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 = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 9:40:00 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: 84%

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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' South, Longitude: 13° 11' 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' 30.8"969.95 miWest0° 08' 49.6"10.11 miNorth970.31 mi
24 hours13° 11' 08.3"885.60 miEast3° 53' 14.2"267.20 miNorth931.44 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 PM835 km519 miles451 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSun 9:40 PM2246 km1395 miles1213 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 9:40 PM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 9:40 PM2447 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 6:40 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmWest-northwest WNW
FreetownSun 9:40 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth N
AccraSun 9:40 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 9:40 PM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmNorth N
São ToméSun 9:40 PM2698 km1677 miles1457 nmNortheast NE
LoméSun 9:40 PM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmNortheast NE

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