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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 = Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 9:18:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 44° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.57 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 49.4"992.10 miWest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 miNorth991.92 mi
24 hours10° 55' 52.3"745.53 miEast3° 43' 27.6"255.99 miNorth783.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HargeisaMon 12:18 AM55 km34 miles29 nmWest W
BerberaMon 12:18 AM103 km64 miles56 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoramaMon 12:18 AM155 km96 miles84 nmWest-northwest WNW
DegehaburMon 12:18 AM190 km118 miles102 nmSouthwest SW
Ali SabiehMon 12:18 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiMon 12:18 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorthwest NW
DikhilMon 12:18 AM291 km181 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
ObockMon 12:18 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaMon 12:18 AM296 km184 miles160 nmWest W
TadjouraMon 12:18 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorthwest NW

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