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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 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
TshikapaTue 11:10 PM147 km91 miles79 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaTue 10:10 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
UígeTue 10:10 PM563 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalanjeTue 10:10 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
MbandakaTue 10:10 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuenaTue 10:10 PM683 km424 miles369 nmSouth S
DolisieTue 10:10 PM799 km496 miles431 nmWest W
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