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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 07:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 06' North, Longitude: 40° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.17 meters/second, 1602.6 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' 20.4"995.75 miwest0° 11' 38.9"13.34 misouth996.05 mi
24 hours11° 55' 45.2"818.90 mieast4° 50' 58.9"333.26 misouth887.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaFri 10:38 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
Dire DawaFri 10:38 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addis AbabaFri 10:38 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
Debre BerhanFri 10:38 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaFri 10:38 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNortheast NE
DessieFri 10:38 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ali SabiehFri 10:38 AM493 km307 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DjiboutiFri 10:38 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TadjouraFri 10:38 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LalibelaFri 10:38 AM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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