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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 54' North
Longitude: 26° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.35 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 19.8"996.16 miwest0° 11' 41.9"13.40 misouth996.45 mi
24 hours11° 56' 09.3"819.70 mieast4° 51' 52.0"334.27 misouth888.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauFri 11:38 AM203 km126 miles110 nmEast-northeast ENE
JubaFri 11:38 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
BambariFri 9:38 AM638 km397 miles345 nmWest W
MalakalFri 11:38 AM656 km407 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
KisanganiFri 10:38 AM718 km446 miles387 nmSouth S
GuluFri 11:38 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
LiraFri 11:38 AM893 km555 miles482 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiFri 9:38 AM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhFri 9:38 AM910 km565 miles491 nmWest-northwest WNW
BimboFri 9:38 AM926 km575 miles500 nmWest-southwest WSW
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