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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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 32' North, Longitude: 20° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.55 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 09.2"992.14 miwest0° 10' 11.6"11.68 minorth991.98 mi
24 hours11° 55' 07.9"815.40 mieast3° 47' 24.0"260.51 minorth851.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kaga-BandoroSat 12:38 AM225 km140 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
SarhSat 12:38 AM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
BriaSat 12:38 AM274 km170 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
BambariSat 12:38 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
BiraoSat 12:38 AM316 km196 miles170 nmNortheast NE
MongoSat 12:38 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoundouSat 12:38 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest W
BanguiSat 12:38 AM509 km317 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BozoumSat 12:38 AM519 km322 miles280 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboSat 12:38 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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