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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 07:28:00 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
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
TadjouraFri 10:28 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth N
Debre BerhanFri 10:28 AM521 km324 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
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