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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 8:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 22' North, Longitude: 19° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.90 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.40 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"983.86 miWest0° 10' 15.2"11.75 miSouth984.22 mi
24 hours11° 49' 52.6"802.38 miEast4° 23' 28.9"301.80 miSouth862.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongoThu 9:18 AM135 km84 miles73 nmNorthwest NW
SarhThu 9:18 AM279 km174 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AbéchéThu 9:18 AM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BiraoThu 9:18 AM368 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroThu 9:18 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
Kaga-BandoroThu 9:18 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
MoundouThu 9:18 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaThu 9:18 AM503 km312 miles271 nmWest W
MarouaThu 9:18 AM582 km362 miles315 nmWest W
BriaThu 9:18 AM595 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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