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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: 9%

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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 20' North, Longitude: 16° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"984.03 miwest0° 10' 16.0"11.76 misouth984.40 mi
24 hours11° 49' 54.0"802.55 mieast4° 23' 44.9"302.13 misouth862.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MongoThu 9:28 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdjamenaThu 9:28 AM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoussoroThu 9:28 AM260 km161 miles140 nmNorth N
SarhThu 9:28 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MarouaThu 9:28 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouThu 9:28 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaiduguriThu 9:28 AM414 km257 miles224 nmWest W
GarouaThu 9:28 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéThu 9:28 AM508 km315 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kaga-BandoroThu 9:28 AM540 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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