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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 = Monday, September 23, 2013 at 2:44:00 AM.

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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: 86%

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 Monday, September 23, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 45' North, Longitude: 0° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"965.63 miWest0° 06' 26.7"7.39 miNorth965.40 mi
24 hours11° 53' 34.6"791.84 miEast2° 10' 14.0"149.26 miNorth801.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriMon 2:44 AM194 km120 miles105 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaMon 2:44 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
NiameyMon 3:44 AM363 km226 miles196 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouMon 2:44 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaMon 2:44 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 2:44 AM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoMon 2:44 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouth S
KandiMon 3:44 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
NatitingouMon 3:44 AM632 km392 miles341 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoMon 2:44 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouthwest SW

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