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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 7:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 1° 57' 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"942.31 miWest0° 03' 48.1"4.36 miSouth942.51 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.8"772.91 miEast1° 58' 31.2"135.87 miSouth789.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuMon 7:20 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DoriMon 7:20 AM701 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaMon 7:20 AM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 8:20 AM847 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouMon 7:20 AM855 km531 miles462 nmSouth S
KoudougouMon 7:20 AM868 km540 miles469 nmSouth S
In SalahMon 8:20 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Fada N'gourmaMon 7:20 AM921 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaMon 7:20 AM931 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitMon 8:20 AM992 km617 miles536 nmEast E

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