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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: 30%
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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 11' North
Longitude: 21° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.70 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 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.4"974.50 miwest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 minorth974.26 mi
24 hours11° 19' 10.7"759.23 mieast2° 50' 10.5"195.03 minorth778.98 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 PM281 km174 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa MariaFri 4:44 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorthwest NW
DakarFri 5:44 PM391 km243 miles211 nmEast E
ThièsFri 5:44 PM446 km277 miles241 nmEast E
SerekundaFri 5:44 PM476 km296 miles257 nmEast E
BanjulFri 5:44 PM488 km303 miles263 nmEast E
MindeloFri 4:44 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-LouisFri 5:44 PM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorFri 5:44 PM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaFri 5:44 PM559 km348 miles302 nmEast E
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