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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: 16%

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 Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' North, Longitude: 5° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.28 meters/second, 1559.8 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.8"969.06 miwest0° 08' 24.9"9.64 misouth969.43 mi
24 hours11° 49' 15.9"789.70 mieast3° 43' 59.6"256.66 misouth836.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoWed 9:28 AM223 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
MaradiWed 9:28 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSoutheast SE
NiameyWed 9:28 AM365 km227 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezWed 9:28 AM375 km233 miles202 nmNortheast NE
ZinderWed 9:28 AM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitWed 9:28 AM474 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiWed 9:28 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoWed 9:28 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSoutheast SE
ZariaWed 9:28 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KadunaWed 9:28 AM564 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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