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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 06:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 08' North
Longitude: 8° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 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"942.10 miwest0° 03' 43.5"4.27 misouth942.30 mi
24 hours11° 53' 45.8"772.77 mieast1° 56' 45.4"133.86 misouth788.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 7:34 AM363 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderMon 7:34 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
MaradiMon 7:34 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 7:34 AM901 km560 miles486 nmSouth S
In SalahMon 7:34 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNorthwest NW
NiameyMon 7:34 AM1029 km640 miles556 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaMon 7:34 AM1105 km687 miles597 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaMon 7:34 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 6:34 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliMon 8:34 AM1476 km917 miles797 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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