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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 14, 2012 at 8:38:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 55' North, Longitude: 26° 36' 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"996.08 miWest0° 11' 41.8"13.40 miSouth996.37 mi
24 hours11° 56' 08.8"819.63 miEast4° 51' 51.0"334.23 miSouth888.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboFri 9:38 AM168 km104 miles91 nmSouth S
WauFri 11:38 AM177 km110 miles95 nmEast-northeast ENE
YambioFri 11:38 AM326 km203 miles176 nmSoutheast SE
BriaFri 9:38 AM511 km318 miles276 nmWest W
BiraoFri 9:38 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
JubaFri 11:38 AM598 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalFri 11:38 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
BambariFri 9:38 AM668 km415 miles361 nmWest W
KisanganiFri 10:38 AM724 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirFri 11:38 AM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth N

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