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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 these coordinates:
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
NdjamenaThu 9:28 AM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
SarhThu 9:28 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouThu 9:28 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarouaThu 9:28 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiThu 9:28 AM792 km492 miles427 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BerbératiThu 9:28 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth S
BimboThu 9:28 AM800 km497 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderThu 9:28 AM904 km561 miles488 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoThu 9:28 AM919 km571 miles496 nmWest W
BamendaThu 9:28 AM953 km592 miles514 nmSouthwest SW
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