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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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 0° 28' 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"942.25 miwest0° 03' 47.1"4.34 misouth942.45 mi
24 hours11° 53' 44.3"772.87 mieast1° 58' 07.6"135.42 misouth789.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DoriMon 7:10 AM674 km419 miles364 nmSouth S
ArlitMon 8:10 AM743 km461 miles401 nmEast E
NiameyMon 8:10 AM750 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaMon 7:10 AM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahMon 8:10 AM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AgadezMon 8:10 AM866 km538 miles468 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouMon 7:10 AM881 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaMon 7:10 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 7:10 AM920 km571 miles497 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiMon 8:10 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
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