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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: 28%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 27' North, Longitude: 56° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.08 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.4"977.53 miwest0° 08' 21.1"9.57 minorth977.29 mi
24 hours11° 17' 59.0"760.22 mieast3° 00' 01.0"206.28 minorth782.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 3:24 PM309 km192 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalalahFri 4:24 PM486 km302 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
Al MukallaFri 3:24 PM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
BosasoFri 3:24 PM857 km533 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
MuscatFri 4:24 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 4:24 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmNorth N
AdenFri 3:24 PM1275 km792 miles689 nmWest W
DubaiFri 4:24 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
SanaFri 3:24 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmWest W
DohaFri 3:24 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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