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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 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 08' North, Longitude: 43° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.14 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 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"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.5"995.69 miwest0° 11' 38.4"13.33 misouth995.98 mi
24 hours11° 55' 41.3"818.77 mieast4° 50' 50.0"333.09 misouth887.03 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 AM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dire DawaFri 10:28 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaFri 10:28 AM414 km257 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ali SabiehFri 10:28 AM449 km279 miles242 nmNorth N
GalkayoFri 10:28 AM463 km288 miles250 nmEast E
AdamaFri 10:28 AM466 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 10:28 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth N
Debre BerhanFri 10:28 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNorthwest NW
TadjouraFri 10:28 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaFri 10:28 AM538 km334 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
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