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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 these coordinates:
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
AgadezSun 6:26 AM738 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
ZinderSun 6:26 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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
NiameySun 6:26 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaSun 6:26 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Valletta *Sun 7:26 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth N
TunisSun 6:26 AM1763 km1095 miles952 nmNorth N
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