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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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 19° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.59 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"942.76 miwest0° 03' 55.1"4.49 misouth942.97 mi
24 hours11° 53' 40.4"773.22 mieast2° 01' 18.2"139.06 misouth790.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouMon 8:30 AM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottMon 8:30 AM395 km246 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisMon 8:30 AM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RossoMon 8:30 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
Dakhla *Mon 9:30 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNortheast NE
Santa MariaMon 7:30 AM549 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
DakarMon 8:30 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsMon 8:30 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToubaMon 8:30 AM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MindeloMon 7:30 AM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-southwest WSW

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