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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 30° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.8"943.08 miwest0° 04' 00.1"4.59 misouth943.29 mi
24 hours11° 53' 37.7"773.43 mieast2° 03' 12.9"141.25 misouth790.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 8:20 AM717 km445 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaMon 8:20 AM967 km601 miles522 nmSoutheast SE
DakarMon 9:20 AM1552 km964 miles838 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottMon 9:20 AM1590 km988 miles859 nmEast E
BanjulMon 9:20 AM1694 km1052 miles914 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 9:20 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast-southeast ESE
El Aaiún *Mon 10:20 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada *Mon 9:20 AM2036 km1265 miles1100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 9:20 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownMon 9:20 AM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmEast-southeast ESE
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