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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: 34%
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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 09' North
Longitude: 14° 42' 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"941.95 miwest0° 03' 41.1"4.23 misouth942.15 mi
24 hours11° 53' 46.6"772.67 mieast1° 55' 49.0"132.78 misouth788.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 7:10 AM791 km492 miles427 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaMon 7:10 AM891 km554 miles481 nmSouth S
ZinderMon 7:10 AM929 km577 miles502 nmSouthwest SW
KanoMon 7:10 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliMon 8:10 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
AbujaMon 7:10 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmSouthwest SW
NiameyMon 7:10 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmWest-southwest WSW
Valletta *Mon 8:10 AM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNorth N
BanguiMon 7:10 AM1796 km1116 miles970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéMon 7:10 AM1837 km1141 miles992 nmSouth S
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