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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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 34' North, Longitude: 18° 06' 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"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 30' 09.3"992.06 miwest0° 10' 11.0"11.66 minorth991.91 mi
24 hours11° 55' 07.1"815.32 mieast3° 47' 08.4"260.21 minorth851.41 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 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kaga-BandoroSat 12:48 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouSat 12:48 AM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
BozoumSat 12:48 AM313 km194 miles169 nmSouthwest SW
MongoSat 12:48 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
BambariSat 12:48 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiSat 12:48 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth S
MarouaSat 12:48 AM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
BimboSat 12:48 AM477 km296 miles258 nmSouth S
BriaSat 12:48 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
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