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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 03' North, Longitude: 2° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.57 meters/second, 1506.9 km/hour, 936.3 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' 54.0"936.05 miwest0° 02' 24.2"2.76 misouth936.18 mi
24 hours12° 03' 16.5"778.36 mieast1° 26' 28.8"99.16 misouth788.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitMon 9:20 AM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
In SalahMon 9:20 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth N
AgadezMon 9:20 AM735 km457 miles397 nmSoutheast SE
DoriMon 8:20 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyMon 9:20 AM836 km519 miles451 nmSouth S
MaradiMon 9:20 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaMon 8:20 AM978 km607 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouMon 8:20 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 9:20 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbujaMon 9:20 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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