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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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' North, Longitude: 14° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.50 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.2"996.48 miwest0° 11' 44.2"13.44 misouth996.77 mi
24 hours11° 56' 29.8"820.37 mieast4° 52' 35.0"335.09 misouth889.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoundouFri 10:28 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNortheast NE
GarouaFri 10:28 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerbératiFri 10:28 AM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JalingoFri 10:28 AM397 km247 miles214 nmNorthwest NW
YaoundéFri 10:28 AM440 km273 miles238 nmSouthwest SW
BamendaFri 10:28 AM461 km286 miles249 nmWest W
SarhFri 10:28 AM529 km329 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
BimboFri 10:28 AM537 km334 miles290 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiFri 10:28 AM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaiduguriFri 10:28 AM575 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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