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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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 30' North, Longitude: 22° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.58 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 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' 09.2"992.21 miwest0° 10' 12.1"11.69 minorth992.06 mi
24 hours11° 55' 08.6"815.48 mieast3° 47' 39.6"260.80 minorth851.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BiraoSat 12:28 AM199 km124 miles107 nmNorth N
BriaSat 12:28 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BambariSat 12:28 AM393 km244 miles212 nmSouthwest SW
Kaga-BandoroSat 12:28 AM447 km278 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhSat 12:28 AM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
OboSat 12:28 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
WauSat 2:28 AM564 km350 miles304 nmEast E
MongoSat 12:28 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorthwest NW
Al-FashirSat 2:28 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbéchéSat 12:28 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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