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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 5:44:00 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: 30%

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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' North, Longitude: 20° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.71 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.4"974.44 miWest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 miNorth974.20 mi
24 hours11° 19' 10.5"759.18 miEast2° 50' 12.5"195.05 miNorth778.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 4:44 PM308 km191 miles166 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa MariaFri 4:44 PM353 km220 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
DakarFri 5:44 PM362 km225 miles195 nmEast E
ThièsFri 5:44 PM418 km259 miles225 nmEast E
SerekundaFri 5:44 PM448 km278 miles242 nmEast E
BanjulFri 5:44 PM459 km285 miles248 nmEast E
Saint-LouisFri 5:44 PM500 km310 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorFri 5:44 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaFri 5:44 PM530 km330 miles286 nmEast E
MindeloFri 4:44 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorthwest NW

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