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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 18' North, Longitude: 14° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.99 meters/second, 1584.0 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 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 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"984.13 miwest0° 10' 16.6"11.78 misouth984.49 mi
24 hours11° 49' 55.2"802.65 mieast4° 23' 59.3"302.40 misouth862.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MarouaThu 9:38 AM80 km50 miles43 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaThu 9:38 AM108 km67 miles58 nmNortheast NE
MaiduguriThu 9:38 AM158 km98 miles85 nmWest-northwest WNW
GarouaThu 9:38 AM252 km157 miles136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroThu 9:38 AM337 km210 miles182 nmNortheast NE
MoundouThu 9:38 AM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JalingoThu 9:38 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
NgaoundéréThu 9:38 AM453 km281 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoThu 9:38 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhThu 9:38 AM488 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
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