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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: 100%

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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' South, Longitude: 2° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.08 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.5"1002.32 miwest0° 11' 47.7"13.51 minorth1002.43 mi
24 hours12° 08' 01.1"839.32 mieast4° 38' 45.2"319.24 minorth897.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméWed 11:12 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 11:12 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-GentilThu 12:12 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast E
AccraWed 11:12 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeWed 11:12 PM753 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleThu 12:12 AM760 km472 miles410 nmEast E
CotonouThu 12:12 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth N
LagosThu 12:12 AM775 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
Porto NovoThu 12:12 AM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth N
Benin CityThu 12:12 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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