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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 08' North, Longitude: 43° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.14 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.59 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.5"995.61 miWest0° 11' 38.4"13.33 miSouth995.91 mi
24 hours11° 55' 41.0"818.70 miEast4° 50' 49.0"333.05 miSouth886.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kebri DaharFri 10:28 AM95 km59 miles51 nmEast-southeast ESE
DegehaburFri 10:28 AM120 km75 miles65 nmNorth N
HargeisaFri 10:28 AM275 km171 miles148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dire DawaFri 10:28 AM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaFri 10:28 AM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GalkayoFri 10:28 AM434 km270 miles234 nmEast E
Ali SabiehFri 10:28 AM453 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilFri 10:28 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaFri 10:28 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 10:28 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth N

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