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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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' North, Longitude: 2° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.7"984.62 miwest0° 10' 20.0"11.84 misouth984.98 mi
24 hours11° 50' 01.7"803.17 mieast4° 25' 10.2"303.75 misouth863.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandiThu 10:28 AM58 km36 miles31 nmEast E
NatitingouThu 10:28 AM147 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
DjougouThu 10:28 AM181 km112 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParakouThu 10:28 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth S
KaraThu 9:28 AM223 km139 miles120 nmSouthwest SW
MangoThu 9:28 AM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fada N'gourmaThu 9:28 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
NiameyThu 10:28 AM262 km163 miles141 nmNorth N
SokodéThu 9:28 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SavéThu 10:28 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth S
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