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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 these coordinates:
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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.5"996.87 miwest0° 11' 47.1"13.50 misouth997.15 mi
24 hours11° 56' 55.1"821.18 mieast4° 53' 25.3"336.05 misouth890.07 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
CotonouFri 11:28 AM299 km186 miles162 nmEast E
SokodéFri 10:28 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TamaleFri 10:28 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoFri 11:28 AM337 km209 miles182 nmEast E
KaraFri 10:28 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosFri 11:28 AM399 km248 miles216 nmEast E
AbeokutaFri 11:28 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast E
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