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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 = Friday, February 15, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 29%

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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 45' North, Longitude: 25° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.52 meters/second, 1571.5 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.27 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.6"976.28 miWest0° 08' 11.9"9.39 miNorth976.04 mi
24 hours11° 18' 26.8"759.78 miEast2° 56' 03.8"201.76 miNorth781.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirFri 5:34 PM18 km11 miles10 nmSoutheast SE
BiraoFri 3:34 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
AbéchéFri 3:34 PM479 km298 miles259 nmWest W
Al-UbayyidFri 5:34 PM540 km336 miles292 nmEast E
FadaFri 3:34 PM547 km340 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
MongoFri 3:34 PM734 km456 miles396 nmWest-southwest WSW
WauFri 5:34 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KostiFri 5:34 PM804 km500 miles434 nmEast E
Faya-LargeauFri 3:34 PM805 km500 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 5:34 PM809 km503 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE

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