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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 6° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.51 meters/second, 1535.4 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 17.7"953.80 miwest0° 06' 10.3"7.08 misouth954.10 mi
24 hours11° 51' 36.3"779.95 mieast2° 53' 32.5"198.89 misouth810.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitTue 8:34 AM114 km71 miles61 nmNortheast NE
AgadezTue 8:34 AM196 km121 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiTue 8:34 AM512 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 8:34 AM540 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoTue 8:34 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyTue 8:34 AM695 km432 miles375 nmSouthwest SW
KanoTue 8:34 AM706 km438 miles381 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriTue 7:34 AM836 km520 miles451 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaTue 8:34 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth S
KandiTue 8:34 AM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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