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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 = Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 4:10:00 AM.

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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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, August 29, 2015 at 6:37 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 5, 2015 at 9:56 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' North, Longitude: 21° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.65 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.94 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.6"956.41 miWest0° 03' 45.4"4.31 miNorth956.26 mi
24 hours12° 54' 49.4"854.31 miEast1° 01' 24.1"70.38 miNorth854.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaSat 5:10 AM43 km26 miles23 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauSat 5:10 AM318 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbéchéSat 5:10 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirSat 7:10 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
MongoSat 5:10 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroSat 5:10 AM692 km430 miles374 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaSat 5:10 AM918 km570 miles495 nmSouthwest SW
SarhSat 5:10 AM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSat 7:10 AM985 km612 miles532 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumSat 7:10 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast E

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