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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 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 33' North, Longitude: 0° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.5"996.80 miwest0° 11' 47.1"13.50 misouth997.08 mi
24 hours11° 56' 55.1"821.12 mieast4° 53' 25.3"336.03 misouth890.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraFri 10:28 AM111 km69 miles60 nmSouth S
KumasiFri 10:28 AM151 km94 miles81 nmWest W
LomeFri 10:28 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
AtakpaméFri 10:28 AM188 km117 miles102 nmNortheast NE
BohiconFri 11:28 AM267 km166 miles144 nmEast-northeast ENE
CotonouFri 11:28 AM299 km186 miles162 nmEast E
SokodéFri 10:28 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Porto NovoFri 11:28 AM319 km198 miles172 nmEast E
TamaleFri 10:28 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SavéFri 11:28 AM345 km215 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE

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