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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 9:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' North, Longitude: 26° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.67 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 03.8"0.07 miSouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"942.95 miWest0° 03' 58.0"4.55 miSouth943.16 mi
24 hours11° 53' 38.9"773.35 miEast2° 02' 26.0"140.35 miSouth790.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 8:00 AM363 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaMon 8:00 AM506 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 8:00 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouMon 9:00 AM954 km593 miles515 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 9:00 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmEast E
DakarMon 9:00 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulMon 9:00 AM1248 km776 miles674 nmSoutheast SE
BissauMon 9:00 AM1442 km896 miles778 nmSoutheast SE
El Aaiún *Mon 10:00 AM1539 km956 miles831 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 9:00 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSoutheast SE

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