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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 29, 2017 at 19:00:00. Glasgow local time = Friday, September 29, 2017 at 8:00:00 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: 66%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 28, 2017 at 2:53 am
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, October 5, 2017 at 6:40 pm

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 29, 2017 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 2° 52' East

The ground speed is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 kilometres/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.85 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.5"950.95 miWest0° 03' 02.9"3.50 miNorth951.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 48.3"767.62 miEast1° 38' 04.2"112.41 miNorth779.35 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 7:00 pm963 km598 miles520 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Fri 9:00 pm1541 km958 miles832 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 8:00 pm1562 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaFri 8:00 pm2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 8:00 pm2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 7:00 pm2147 km1334 miles1159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 8:00 pm2230 km1386 miles1204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownFri 9:00 pm2287 km1421 miles1235 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneFri 9:00 pm2471 km1535 miles1334 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboFri 8:00 pm2566 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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