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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 05:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' North, Longitude: 8° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.57 meters/second, 1506.9 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' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.9"936.05 miwest0° 01' 12.9"1.40 misouth936.12 mi
24 hours11° 52' 54.6"766.80 mieast0° 57' 11.0"65.57 misouth772.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezSun 6:46 AM466 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
ZinderSun 6:46 AM812 km504 miles438 nmSouth S
MaradiSun 6:46 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth S
In SalahSun 6:46 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
KanoSun 6:46 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmSouth S
NiameySun 6:46 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSun 6:46 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaSun 6:46 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth S
TripoliSun 7:46 AM1379 km857 miles745 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouSun 5:46 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmSouthwest SW
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