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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 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° 56' 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 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.7"995.54 miwest0° 11' 37.9"13.32 misouth995.84 mi
24 hours11° 55' 37.0"818.57 mieast4° 50' 39.8"332.87 misouth886.78 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 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kebri DaharFri 10:18 AM190 km118 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
HargeisaFri 10:18 AM336 km209 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
BerberaFri 10:18 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaFri 10:18 AM523 km325 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehFri 10:18 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuFri 10:18 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
DjiboutiFri 10:18 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoFri 10:18 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
DikhilFri 10:18 AM586 km364 miles317 nmNorthwest NW
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