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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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 38' North, Longitude: 29° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.70 meters/second, 1590.1 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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"987.98 miwest0° 09' 35.5"10.99 minorth987.78 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.7"765.33 mieast3° 32' 14.3"243.17 minorth798.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaThu 4:34 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNortheast NE
MindeloThu 4:34 PM869 km540 miles469 nmNortheast NE
DakarThu 5:34 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 5:34 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 5:34 PM1564 km972 miles845 nmEast E
NouakchottThu 5:34 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryThu 5:34 PM1774 km1102 miles958 nmEast E
FreetownThu 5:34 PM1840 km1143 miles993 nmEast E
FortalezaThu 2:34 PM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeThu 2:34 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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