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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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 05' North
Longitude: 6° 17' 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"953.88 miwest0° 06' 10.4"7.08 misouth954.18 mi
24 hours11° 51' 36.2"780.01 mieast2° 53' 34.9"198.95 misouth810.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezTue 8:34 AM218 km136 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiTue 8:34 AM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth S
ZinderTue 8:34 AM555 km345 miles299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SokotoTue 8:34 AM567 km353 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyTue 8:34 AM676 km420 miles365 nmSouthwest SW
KanoTue 8:34 AM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KadunaTue 8:34 AM846 km526 miles457 nmSouth S
KandiTue 8:34 AM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbujaTue 8:34 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth S
OuagadougouTue 7:34 AM1051 km653 miles568 nmSouthwest SW
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