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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 05' North
Longitude: 2° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 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"942.38 miwest0° 03' 48.1"4.36 misouth942.58 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.8"772.97 mieast1° 58' 33.9"135.93 misouth789.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuagadougouMon 7:20 AM857 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 8:20 AM862 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouMon 7:20 AM867 km539 miles468 nmSouth S
KoutialaMon 7:20 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahMon 8:20 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Bobo-DioulassoMon 7:20 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 7:20 AM1029 km639 miles555 nmSouthwest SW
El Aaiún *Mon 8:20 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorthwest NW
Marrakech *Mon 8:20 AM1403 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoMon 8:20 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmSoutheast SE
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