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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: 91%
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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 13' South
Longitude: 21° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.07 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.1"984.35 miwest0° 10' 28.6"12.00 minorth984.69 mi
24 hours12° 47' 16.6"870.61 mieast4° 24' 57.3"303.49 minorth926.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiMon 10:10 PM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubumbashiMon 10:10 PM681 km423 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboMon 9:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweMon 10:10 PM794 km493 miles429 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rundu *Mon 10:10 PM870 km541 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuandaMon 9:10 PM913 km567 miles493 nmWest W
KinshasaMon 9:10 PM939 km583 miles507 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaMon 10:10 PM940 km584 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
BrazzavilleMon 9:10 PM946 km588 miles511 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoMon 9:10 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-southwest WSW
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