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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: 97%
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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 37' South
Longitude: 19° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.53 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 34.6"996.61 miwest0° 11' 32.8"13.22 minorth996.86 mi
24 hours12° 24' 41.3"854.46 mieast4° 41' 35.4"322.49 minorth915.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiTue 11:10 PM430 km267 miles232 nmEast E
KinshasaTue 10:10 PM512 km318 miles276 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleTue 10:10 PM516 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
DolisieTue 10:10 PM799 km496 miles431 nmWest W
LuandaTue 10:10 PM802 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancevilleTue 10:10 PM813 km505 miles439 nmWest-northwest WNW
CabindaTue 10:10 PM837 km520 miles452 nmWest W
Pointe-NoireTue 10:10 PM877 km545 miles474 nmWest W
HuamboTue 10:10 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiTue 11:10 PM910 km565 miles491 nmNortheast NE
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