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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' North, Longitude: 20° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 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"942.79 miwest0° 03' 55.5"4.50 misouth942.99 mi
24 hours11° 53' 40.2"773.24 mieast2° 01' 27.7"139.24 misouth790.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouMon 8:34 AM337 km209 miles182 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa MariaMon 7:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottMon 8:34 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisMon 8:34 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
Dakhla *Mon 9:34 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
RossoMon 8:34 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
MindeloMon 7:34 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarMon 8:34 AM655 km407 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ThièsMon 8:34 AM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaMon 7:34 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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