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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' North, Longitude: 9° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"942.03 miwest0° 03' 43.4"4.27 misouth942.22 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.8"772.72 mieast1° 56' 42.8"133.80 misouth788.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitMon 7:34 AM242 km151 miles131 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezMon 7:34 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderMon 7:34 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
MaradiMon 7:34 AM767 km477 miles414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 7:34 AM903 km561 miles487 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 7:34 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaMon 7:34 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaMon 7:34 AM1238 km769 miles668 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 6:34 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliMon 8:34 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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