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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.

September Equinox 2011

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 22%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, September 20, 2011 at 1:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, September 27, 2011 at 11:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 23, 2011 at 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 12° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.93 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.06 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.6"963.71 miwest0° 10' 02.2"11.50 misouth964.17 mi
24 hours12° 40' 17.4"843.91 mieast4° 27' 21.8"306.34 misouth905.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TambacoundaFri 9:04 AM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TidjikjaFri 9:04 AM342 km212 miles185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RossoFri 9:04 AM351 km218 miles189 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToubaFri 9:04 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
FarafenniFri 9:04 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
GabúFri 9:04 AM414 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisFri 9:04 AM416 km258 miles225 nmWest W
NouakchottFri 9:04 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
BafatáFri 9:04 AM446 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsFri 9:04 AM471 km293 miles255 nmWest-southwest WSW

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