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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 = Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 5:26:00 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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 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° 44' 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"15.60 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.2"935.95 miWest0° 01' 10.9"1.35 miSouth936.01 mi
24 hours11° 52' 52.1"766.67 miEast0° 56' 19.6"64.58 miSouth771.76 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 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauSun 6:26 AM667 km414 miles360 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitSun 6:26 AM714 km444 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSun 6:26 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroSun 6:26 AM880 km547 miles475 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaSun 6:26 AM935 km581 miles505 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderSun 6:26 AM955 km593 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSun 6:26 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth S
KanoSun 6:26 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliSun 7:26 AM1303 km810 miles704 nmNorth N

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