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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 = Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:48:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 20, 2013 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 33' North, Longitude: 18° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.53 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 09.3"992.00 miWest0° 10' 11.1"11.67 miNorth991.85 mi
24 hours11° 55' 07.2"815.27 miEast3° 47' 10.1"260.22 miNorth851.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhSat 12:48 AM65 km41 miles35 nmNorth N
Kaga-BandoroSat 12:48 AM194 km120 miles105 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouSat 12:48 AM254 km158 miles137 nmWest W
BozoumSat 12:48 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSouthwest SW
BambariSat 12:48 AM400 km248 miles216 nmSoutheast SE
MongoSat 12:48 AM403 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
BriaSat 12:48 AM457 km284 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiSat 12:48 AM464 km288 miles251 nmSouth S
BimboSat 12:48 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
MarouaSat 12:48 AM499 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW

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