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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: 25%
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 Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 08' North
Longitude: 12° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.41 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.6"953.65 miwest0° 06' 08.2"7.04 misouth953.96 mi
24 hours11° 51' 38.9"779.88 mieast2° 52' 42.8"197.96 misouth810.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 8:10 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderTue 8:10 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaTue 8:10 AM738 km459 miles398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiTue 8:10 AM740 km460 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
KanoTue 8:10 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KadunaTue 8:10 AM980 km609 miles529 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaTue 8:10 AM1123 km698 miles607 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyTue 8:10 AM1184 km736 miles640 nmWest-southwest WSW
YaoundéTue 8:10 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmSouth S
OuagadougouTue 7:10 AM1595 km991 miles861 nmWest-southwest WSW
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