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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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 9° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.48 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"942.57 miwest0° 03' 51.1"4.42 misouth942.78 mi
24 hours11° 53' 42.4"773.10 mieast1° 59' 44.4"137.27 misouth789.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 7:50 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottMon 7:50 AM718 km446 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
Smara *Mon 8:50 AM774 km481 miles418 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RossoMon 7:50 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dakhla *Mon 8:50 AM780 km485 miles421 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouadhibouMon 7:50 AM795 km494 miles429 nmWest W
TambacoundaMon 7:50 AM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 7:50 AM835 km519 miles451 nmSouth S
Cape Bojador *Mon 8:50 AM846 km526 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
TindoufMon 8:50 AM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth N
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