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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 58' North, Longitude: 28° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.70 meters/second, 1518.1 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"0.08 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"943.01 miwest0° 03' 59.0"4.57 misouth943.22 mi
24 hours11° 53' 38.4"773.39 mieast2° 02' 49.4"140.80 misouth790.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 8:10 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 8:10 AM773 km480 miles417 nmSoutheast SE
DakarMon 9:10 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottMon 9:10 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmEast E
BanjulMon 9:10 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 9:10 AM1651 km1026 miles892 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Mon 10:10 AM1755 km1090 miles947 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 9:10 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmSoutheast SE
Ponta Delgada *Mon 9:10 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth N
FreetownMon 9:10 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmSoutheast SE
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