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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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 6:10:00 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: 34%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' North, Longitude: 14° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.20 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.70 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"941.88 miWest0° 03' 41.0"4.22 miSouth942.08 mi
24 hours11° 53' 46.7"772.61 miEast1° 55' 46.2"132.72 miSouth788.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïMon 7:10 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast-northeast ENE
Faya-LargeauMon 7:10 AM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
SabhaMon 8:10 AM764 km475 miles413 nmNorth N
ArlitMon 7:10 AM811 km504 miles438 nmWest W
NdjamenaMon 7:10 AM891 km553 miles481 nmSouth S
AbéchéMon 7:10 AM938 km583 miles506 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderMon 7:10 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSouthwest SW
KufraMon 8:10 AM967 km601 miles522 nmEast-northeast ENE
TamanrassetMon 7:10 AM1021 km635 miles551 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoMon 7:10 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmSouthwest SW

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