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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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 56' South, Longitude: 2° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.51 meters/second, 1585.8 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 36.5"985.33 miwest0° 10' 34.4"12.11 minorth985.66 mi
24 hours12° 45' 36.4"869.50 mieast4° 26' 40.6"305.46 minorth926.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 9:50 PM741 km460 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São ToméMon 9:50 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanMon 9:50 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth N
AccraMon 9:50 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorth N
LuandaMon 10:50 PM1751 km1088 miles945 nmEast E
LibrevilleMon 10:50 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 9:50 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 9:50 PM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth N
Porto NovoMon 10:50 PM1908 km1186 miles1030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 10:50 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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