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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, October 14, 2013 at 9:40:00 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: 81%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 48' South, Longitude: 17° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.4 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.58 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 29' 11.3"995.00 miWest0° 10' 59.0"12.58 miNorth995.27 mi
24 hours12° 10' 25.5"836.16 miEast4° 30' 21.9"309.62 miNorth894.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaMon 9:40 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 9:40 PM1670 km1037 miles902 nmSoutheast SE
FreetownMon 9:40 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 9:40 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeMon 6:40 PM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmWest W
AbidjanMon 9:40 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroMon 9:40 PM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 9:40 PM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth N
BanjulMon 9:40 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth N
FortalezaMon 6:40 PM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmWest W

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