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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: 92%

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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 7° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.43 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.5"985.52 miwest0° 10' 35.6"12.13 minorth985.85 mi
24 hours12° 45' 16.4"869.28 mieast4° 27' 00.7"305.84 minorth926.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 10:10 PM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanMon 10:10 PM1723 km1071 miles931 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaMon 10:10 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroMon 10:10 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNorth N
AccraMon 10:10 PM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 10:10 PM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
LomeMon 10:10 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 10:10 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 11:10 PM2128 km1323 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 11:10 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmNortheast NE
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