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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 07:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 05' North
Longitude: 3° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.1 km/hour, 942.7 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"942.41 miwest0° 03' 48.5"4.37 misouth942.61 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.6"772.99 mieast1° 58' 43.3"136.11 misouth789.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoudougouMon 7:24 AM871 km541 miles470 nmSouth S
OuagadougouMon 7:24 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaMon 7:24 AM886 km550 miles478 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyMon 8:24 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoMon 7:24 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahMon 8:24 AM977 km607 miles528 nmNortheast NE
TindoufMon 8:24 AM979 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bobo-DioulassoMon 7:24 AM992 km616 miles536 nmSouth S
SikassoMon 7:24 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El Aaiún *Mon 8:24 AM1286 km799 miles695 nmNorthwest NW
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