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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: 24%
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 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 02' North
Longitude: 0° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.8"954.12 miwest0° 06' 12.9"7.13 misouth954.42 mi
24 hours11° 51' 33.2"780.15 mieast2° 54' 31.1"200.03 misouth811.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyTue 9:00 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 8:00 AM649 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouTue 8:00 AM690 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezTue 9:00 AM856 km532 miles462 nmEast E
KoutialaTue 8:00 AM858 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
Bobo-DioulassoTue 8:00 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaradiTue 9:00 AM912 km567 miles492 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraTue 8:00 AM949 km589 miles512 nmSouth S
TamaleTue 8:00 AM960 km597 miles518 nmSouth S
SikassoTue 8:00 AM963 km599 miles520 nmSouthwest SW
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