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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%

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 Monday, September 16, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 7° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.33 meters/second, 1585.2 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 855.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 34.7"984.86 miwest0° 10' 32.1"12.07 minorth985.20 mi
24 hours12° 46' 17.4"869.89 mieast4° 25' 58.7"304.64 minorth926.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 10:10 PM672 km417 miles363 nmEast E
CabindaMon 10:10 PM738 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireMon 10:10 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNortheast NE
LubangoMon 10:10 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieMon 10:10 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
UígeMon 10:10 PM902 km560 miles487 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboMon 10:10 PM975 km606 miles526 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeMon 10:10 PM1000 km622 miles540 nmEast E
KinshasaMon 10:10 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 10:10 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmNortheast NE

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