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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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 56' North, Longitude: 28° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.32 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.0"996.09 miwest0° 11' 41.4"13.39 misouth996.38 mi
24 hours11° 56' 05.2"819.57 mieast4° 51' 43.2"334.11 misouth888.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauFri 11:28 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorthwest NW
YambioFri 11:28 AM265 km164 miles143 nmSouth S
JubaFri 11:28 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
MalakalFri 11:28 AM431 km268 miles232 nmNortheast NE
GuluFri 11:28 AM606 km376 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
LiraFri 11:28 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 11:28 AM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KostiFri 11:28 AM812 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KisanganiFri 10:28 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirFri 11:28 AM827 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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