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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 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
LucapaMon 9:10 PM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuenaMon 9:10 PM239 km149 miles129 nmSouthwest SW
TshikapaMon 10:10 PM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
Mbuji-MayiMon 10:10 PM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeMon 9:10 PM563 km350 miles304 nmWest W
MonguMon 10:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueMon 9:10 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiMon 10:10 PM681 km423 miles367 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboMon 9:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
UígeMon 9:10 PM757 km471 miles409 nmWest-northwest WNW
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