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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 7:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 5° 20' West

The ground speed is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.1 kilometres/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"942.40 miWest0° 03' 49.4"4.39 miSouth942.60 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.2"772.97 miEast1° 59' 04.1"136.50 miSouth789.57 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuMon 7:34 AM440 km273 miles238 nmSoutheast SE
TidjikjaMon 7:34 AM662 km411 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuahigouyaMon 7:34 AM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoutialaMon 7:34 AM851 km529 miles459 nmSouth S
BamakoMon 7:34 AM870 km540 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 7:34 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouMon 7:34 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SikassoMon 7:34 AM970 km603 miles524 nmSouth S
Smara *Mon 8:34 AM982 km610 miles530 nmNorthwest NW
Bobo-DioulassoMon 7:34 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth S

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