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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 01' North, Longitude: 2° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.0"954.15 miwest0° 06' 13.8"7.14 misouth954.45 mi
24 hours11° 51' 32.2"780.15 mieast2° 54' 52.8"200.43 misouth811.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuTue 8:10 AM152 km94 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuahigouyaTue 8:10 AM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth S
DoriTue 8:10 AM510 km317 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouTue 8:10 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
KoudougouTue 8:10 AM639 km397 miles345 nmSouth S
NiameyTue 9:10 AM696 km432 miles376 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaTue 8:10 AM705 km438 miles381 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaTue 8:10 AM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 8:10 AM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SikassoTue 8:10 AM821 km510 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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