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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 7:54:00 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 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 03' North, Longitude: 10° 10' 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"942.53 miWest0° 03' 51.5"4.42 miSouth942.73 mi
24 hours11° 53' 42.2"773.06 miEast1° 59' 51.2"137.39 miSouth789.84 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 AM212 km132 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottMon 7:54 AM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
RossoMon 7:54 AM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dakhla *Mon 8:54 AM720 km447 miles389 nmNorthwest NW
NouadhibouMon 7:54 AM723 km449 miles390 nmWest W
Smara *Mon 8:54 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TambacoundaMon 7:54 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape Bojador *Mon 8:54 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToubaMon 7:54 AM835 km519 miles451 nmSouthwest SW
TimbuktuMon 7:54 AM839 km521 miles453 nmEast-southeast ESE

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