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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 phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:56 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' North, Longitude: 35° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.8"992.57 miwest0° 10' 14.8"11.74 minorth992.42 mi
24 hours11° 55' 13.1"815.86 mieast3° 48' 57.0"262.28 minorth852.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalSat 1:38 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
Addis AbabaSat 1:38 AM416 km259 miles225 nmEast E
Bahir DarSat 1:38 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNortheast NE
AdamaSat 1:38 AM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
Debre BerhanSat 1:38 AM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
GondarSat 1:38 AM540 km336 miles292 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JubaSat 1:38 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouthwest SW
KostiSat 1:38 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DessieSat 1:38 AM592 km368 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
LalibelaSat 1:38 AM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
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