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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' South, Longitude: 17° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.98 meters/second, 1594.7 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"990.87 miwest0° 11' 31.7"13.21 minorth991.20 mi
24 hours12° 16' 26.9"840.09 mieast4° 43' 54.6"325.17 minorth904.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 1:30 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSun 1:30 PM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 10:30 AM1903 km1182 miles1028 nmWest W
FreetownSun 1:30 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 1:30 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 1:30 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 1:30 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 1:30 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth N
SalvadorSun 10:30 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 10:30 AM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmWest W
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