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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: 4%

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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 07:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 10' North, Longitude: 45° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.11 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.7"995.62 miwest0° 11' 37.9"13.32 misouth995.92 mi
24 hours11° 55' 37.5"818.64 mieast4° 50' 40.8"332.92 misouth886.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoFri 10:18 AM199 km124 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
HargeisaFri 10:18 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaFri 10:18 AM369 km230 miles200 nmNorth N
Dire DawaFri 10:18 AM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehFri 10:18 AM548 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiFri 10:18 AM562 km349 miles304 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 10:18 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth S
TadjouraFri 10:18 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoFri 10:18 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
AdenFri 10:18 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
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