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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 7:44:00 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: 33%

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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' North, Longitude: 7° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.46 meters/second, 1517.2 km/hour, 942.8 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"942.46 miWest0° 03' 50.5"4.40 miSouth942.66 mi
24 hours11° 53' 42.6"773.02 miEast1° 59' 27.7"136.95 miSouth789.70 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 AM421 km262 miles227 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoMon 7:44 AM821 km510 miles443 nmSouth S
Smara *Mon 8:44 AM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TindoufMon 8:44 AM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth N
KoutialaMon 7:44 AM884 km549 miles477 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottMon 7:44 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-southwest WSW
OuahigouyaMon 7:44 AM915 km569 miles494 nmSoutheast SE
Dakhla *Mon 8:44 AM936 km582 miles506 nmWest-northwest WNW
RossoMon 7:44 AM937 km582 miles506 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaMon 7:44 AM939 km583 miles507 nmSouthwest SW

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