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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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 43' North
Longitude: 11° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.53 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 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' 19.1"996.55 miwest0° 11' 44.7"13.45 misouth996.84 mi
24 hours11° 56' 33.9"820.50 mieast4° 52' 43.5"335.25 misouth889.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamendaFri 10:38 AM203 km126 miles110 nmWest-southwest WSW
JalingoFri 10:38 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéFri 10:38 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
GarouaFri 10:38 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DoualaFri 10:38 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
MakurdiFri 10:38 AM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-northwest WNW
MalaboFri 10:38 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
UyoFri 10:38 AM470 km292 miles254 nmWest-southwest WSW
EnuguFri 10:38 AM478 km297 miles258 nmWest W
EbebiyínFri 10:38 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth S
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