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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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 0° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.36 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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"942.32 miwest0° 03' 47.2"4.34 misouth942.52 mi
24 hours11° 53' 44.1"772.93 mieast1° 58' 10.2"135.48 misouth789.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyMon 8:10 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahMon 8:10 AM820 km510 miles443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouMon 7:10 AM875 km544 miles472 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezMon 8:10 AM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoudougouMon 7:10 AM910 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 7:10 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmSouthwest SW
KanoMon 8:10 AM1262 km784 miles682 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaMon 8:10 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Marrakech *Mon 8:10 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 8:10 AM1528 km949 miles825 nmSouth S
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