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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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 03' North
Longitude: 10° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.49 meters/second, 1517.4 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 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"942.60 miwest0° 03' 51.6"4.43 misouth942.80 mi
24 hours11° 53' 42.2"773.12 mieast1° 59' 53.8"137.45 misouth789.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 7:54 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottMon 7:54 AM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
RossoMon 7:54 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 7:54 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest W
Dakhla *Mon 8:54 AM697 km433 miles376 nmNorthwest NW
Smara *Mon 8:54 AM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth N
TambacoundaMon 7:54 AM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape Bojador *Mon 8:54 AM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToubaMon 7:54 AM814 km506 miles440 nmSouthwest SW
El Aaiún *Mon 8:54 AM835 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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