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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: 20%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 59' North, Longitude: 28° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.61 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.5"989.94 miwest0° 09' 49.9"11.26 minorth989.75 mi
24 hours11° 15' 12.0"766.67 mieast3° 38' 35.7"250.42 minorth801.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauThu 4:34 PM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalakalThu 4:34 PM347 km215 miles187 nmEast E
Al-UbayyidThu 4:34 PM399 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirThu 4:34 PM532 km331 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
OboThu 2:34 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KostiThu 4:34 PM572 km355 miles309 nmNortheast NE
YambioThu 4:34 PM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth S
BiraoThu 2:34 PM632 km393 miles341 nmWest W
JubaThu 4:34 PM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumThu 4:34 PM759 km471 miles410 nmNortheast NE
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