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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 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: 20° 01' 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"996.53 miwest0° 11' 32.8"13.22 minorth996.78 mi
24 hours12° 24' 42.1"854.42 mieast4° 41' 35.2"322.46 minorth915.56 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 PM124 km77 miles67 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaTue 10:10 PM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mbuji-MayiTue 11:10 PM400 km249 miles216 nmEast E
KinshasaTue 10:10 PM540 km336 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleTue 10:10 PM545 km339 miles294 nmWest-northwest WNW
UígeTue 10:10 PM590 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalanjeTue 10:10 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
MbandakaTue 10:10 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuenaTue 10:10 PM682 km424 miles368 nmSouth S
DolisieTue 10:10 PM828 km515 miles447 nmWest W
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