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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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' North, Longitude: 13° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.56 meters/second, 1506.8 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' 30.4"15.61 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.2"936.02 miwest0° 01' 10.9"1.36 misouth936.08 mi
24 hours11° 52' 52.2"766.73 mieast0° 56' 22.4"64.64 misouth771.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SabhaSun 7:26 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth N
ArlitSun 6:26 AM688 km428 miles372 nmWest-southwest WSW
Faya-LargeauSun 6:26 AM691 km429 miles373 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezSun 6:26 AM738 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroSun 6:26 AM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderSun 6:26 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaSun 6:26 AM960 km597 miles519 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaSun 6:26 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmSouth S
KanoSun 6:26 AM1140 km709 miles616 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSun 7:26 AM1303 km809 miles703 nmNorth N
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