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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' North, Longitude: 14° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.53 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"942.70 miwest0° 03' 53.2"4.46 misouth942.90 mi
24 hours11° 53' 41.3"773.19 mieast2° 00' 31.3"138.17 misouth790.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouakchottMon 8:10 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouMon 8:10 AM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
TidjikjaMon 8:10 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoMon 8:10 AM421 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dakhla *Mon 9:10 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-LouisMon 8:10 AM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToubaMon 8:10 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThièsMon 8:10 AM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cape Bojador *Mon 9:10 AM675 km420 miles365 nmNorth N
DakarMon 8:10 AM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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