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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' North, Longitude: 26° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.68 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"942.96 miwest0° 03' 58.1"4.55 misouth943.16 mi
24 hours11° 53' 38.8"773.35 mieast2° 02' 28.7"140.40 misouth790.73 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 AM373 km232 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaMon 8:00 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 8:00 AM638 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouMon 9:00 AM982 km610 miles530 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 9:00 AM1116 km694 miles603 nmEast E
DakarMon 9:00 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulMon 9:00 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 9:00 AM1464 km910 miles791 nmSoutheast SE
El Aaiún *Mon 10:00 AM1562 km971 miles843 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 9:00 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSoutheast SE

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