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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: 54%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 06' North, Longitude: 13° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.85 meters/second, 1507.9 km/hour, 936.9 miles/hour or 814.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.62 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.7"936.67 miwest0° 01' 18.2"1.50 minorth936.60 mi
24 hours11° 47' 20.4"761.03 mieast0° 03' 48.8"4.37 minorth760.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SabhaSat 6:36 AM662 km411 miles358 nmNorth N
AgadezSat 5:36 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderSat 5:36 AM952 km591 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 5:36 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmSouth S
KanoSat 5:36 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSat 6:36 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorth N
NiameySat 5:36 AM1494 km928 miles807 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaSat 5:36 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Valletta *Sat 6:36 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
TunisSat 5:36 AM1774 km1102 miles958 nmNorth N
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