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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 = Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 5:24:00 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: 22%

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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 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"988.00 miWest0° 09' 36.2"11.00 miNorth987.80 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.1"765.34 miEast3° 32' 32.3"243.50 miNorth798.46 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 PM621 km386 miles335 nmNortheast NE
MindeloThu 4:24 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DakarThu 5:24 PM1149 km714 miles620 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 5:24 PM1195 km743 miles645 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 5:24 PM1272 km790 miles687 nmEast E
NouakchottThu 5:24 PM1462 km909 miles790 nmNortheast NE
ConakryThu 5:24 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmEast E
FreetownThu 5:24 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmEast E
MonroviaThu 5:24 PM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 2:24 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW

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