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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: 31%

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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' North, Longitude: 33° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.48 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.9"974.00 miwest0° 07' 54.1"9.06 minorth973.75 mi
24 hours11° 19' 23.3"759.08 mieast2° 48' 33.4"193.17 minorth778.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 5:36 PM968 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaFri 5:36 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmEast E
DakarFri 6:36 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast E
BanjulFri 6:36 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 6:36 PM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauFri 6:36 PM1973 km1226 miles1066 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 3:36 PM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ConakryFri 6:36 PM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneFri 3:36 PM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownFri 6:36 PM2314 km1438 miles1249 nmEast-southeast ESE
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