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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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 5° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.43 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.7 miles/hour or 819.2 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"942.47 miwest0° 03' 49.6"4.39 misouth942.67 mi
24 hours11° 53' 43.1"773.03 mieast1° 59' 06.8"136.56 misouth789.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 7:34 AM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaMon 7:34 AM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth S
BamakoMon 7:34 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TindoufMon 8:34 AM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoudougouMon 7:34 AM932 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouMon 7:34 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Smara *Mon 8:34 AM964 km599 miles521 nmNorthwest NW
SikassoMon 7:34 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth S
Bobo-DioulassoMon 7:34 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 8:34 AM1097 km681 miles592 nmSoutheast SE
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