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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 11:12:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 31' South, Longitude: 2° 58' 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"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.5"1002.25 miWest0° 11' 47.7"13.51 miNorth1002.36 mi
24 hours12° 08' 01.8"839.27 miEast4° 38' 45.8"319.22 miNorth897.36 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 PM431 km268 miles232 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Wed 11:12 PM551 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-GentilThu 12:12 AM649 km403 miles350 nmEast E
LibrevilleThu 12:12 AM730 km454 miles394 nmEast E
AccraWed 11:12 PM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeWed 11:12 PM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CotonouThu 12:12 AM765 km475 miles413 nmNorth N
LagosThu 12:12 AM773 km480 miles417 nmNorth N
Porto NovoThu 12:12 AM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth N
MalaboThu 12:12 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE

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