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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: 33%

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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 8° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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"942.53 miwest0° 03' 50.6"4.41 misouth942.74 mi
24 hours11° 53' 42.6"773.08 mieast1° 59' 30.2"137.00 misouth789.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 7:44 AM395 km246 miles213 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoMon 7:44 AM821 km510 miles443 nmSouth S
Smara *Mon 8:44 AM828 km515 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TindoufMon 8:44 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
NouakchottMon 7:44 AM865 km538 miles467 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaMon 7:44 AM892 km554 miles482 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dakhla *Mon 8:44 AM911 km566 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
RossoMon 7:44 AM912 km566 miles492 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaMon 7:44 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouthwest SW
Cape Bojador *Mon 8:44 AM943 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
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