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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 7:34:00 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: 43%

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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 06' North, Longitude: 17° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.67 meters/second, 1507.2 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 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' 01.2"0.03 miSouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.0"936.21 miWest0° 01' 23.8"1.60 miSouth936.28 mi
24 hours11° 53' 06.8"767.16 miEast1° 01' 30.5"70.52 miSouth772.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouSun 7:34 AM26 km16 miles14 nmSoutheast SE
Dakhla *Sun 8:34 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NouakchottSun 7:34 AM358 km223 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RossoSun 7:34 AM529 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-LouisSun 7:34 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth S
Cape Bojador *Sun 8:34 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TidjikjaSun 7:34 AM669 km415 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSun 7:34 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
ToubaSun 7:34 AM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DakarSun 7:34 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth S

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