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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 7, 2012 at 7:10:00 AM.

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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: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 34° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.41 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.71 miWest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 07.0"942.34 miWest0° 03' 21.6"3.85 miNorth942.18 mi
24 hours11° 38' 48.3"756.03 miEast0° 54' 24.2"62.38 miNorth756.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 6:10 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarFri 7:10 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottFri 7:10 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmEast E
BanjulFri 7:10 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada *Fri 7:10 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 7:10 AM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Fri 8:10 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneFri 4:10 AM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmSouthwest SW
ConakryFri 7:10 AM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownFri 7:10 AM2666 km1657 miles1440 nmEast-southeast ESE

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