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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 01' South, Longitude: 4° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.38 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.42 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 27' 35.1"985.03 miwest0° 10' 32.6"12.08 minorth985.37 mi
24 hours12° 46' 06.3"869.83 mieast4° 26' 10.2"304.88 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 10:20 PM961 km597 miles519 nmEast E
CabindaMon 10:20 PM975 km606 miles527 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireMon 10:20 PM993 km617 miles536 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 9:20 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 10:20 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 9:20 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaMon 10:20 PM1344 km835 miles726 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleMon 10:20 PM1344 km835 miles726 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboMon 10:20 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéMon 10:20 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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