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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 = Monday, September 17, 2012 at 12:12:00 PM.

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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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 11° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.19 meters/second, 1591.9 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.48 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miSouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.9"988.96 miWest0° 11' 56.9"13.68 miSouth988.78 mi
24 hours13° 04' 17.5"893.66 miEast4° 30' 12.1"309.53 miSouth939.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaMon 1:12 PM177 km110 miles96 nmEast E
CabindaMon 1:12 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
UígeMon 1:12 PM399 km248 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireMon 1:12 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth N
DolisieMon 1:12 PM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalanjeMon 1:12 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast E
HuamboMon 1:12 PM633 km393 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaMon 1:12 PM637 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 1:12 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
LubangoMon 1:12 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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