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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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 04' North, Longitude: 7° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.54 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.61 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.3"935.97 miwest0° 02' 22.2"2.72 misouth936.10 mi
24 hours12° 03' 15.6"778.28 mieast1° 25' 39.0"98.21 misouth788.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 9:00 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth S
ZinderMon 9:00 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahMon 9:00 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorthwest NW
MaradiMon 9:00 AM838 km521 miles453 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 9:00 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmSouthwest SW
KanoMon 9:00 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 9:00 AM1290 km801 miles696 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaMon 9:00 AM1316 km818 miles710 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 8:00 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliMon 10:00 AM1433 km891 miles774 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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