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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: 22%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 36' North, Longitude: 27° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.3"988.06 miwest0° 09' 36.0"11.00 minorth987.86 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.1"765.38 mieast3° 32' 30.4"243.48 minorth798.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 4:24 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNortheast NE
MindeloThu 4:24 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarThu 5:24 PM1176 km731 miles635 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 5:24 PM1223 km760 miles661 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 5:24 PM1301 km809 miles703 nmEast E
NouakchottThu 5:24 PM1486 km924 miles803 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 5:24 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast E
FreetownThu 5:24 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmEast E
MonroviaThu 5:24 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 2:24 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmSouthwest SW
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