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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: 12%

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 Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 16° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.9"944.69 miwest0° 04' 52.6"5.59 misouth944.95 mi
24 hours12° 01' 28.7"783.61 mieast2° 24' 24.8"165.55 misouth806.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïTue 9:10 AM189 km117 miles102 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauTue 9:10 AM295 km183 miles159 nmSoutheast SE
FadaTue 9:10 AM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroTue 9:10 AM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth S
AbéchéTue 9:10 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoTue 9:10 AM844 km524 miles456 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaTue 9:10 AM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezTue 9:10 AM992 km616 miles536 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitTue 9:10 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest W
KanoTue 9:10 AM1236 km768 miles667 nmSouthwest SW
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