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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 6:44:00 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: 31%

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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 19' North, Longitude: 35° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.45 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.23 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.8"973.86 miWest0° 07' 53.6"9.05 miNorth973.62 mi
24 hours11° 19' 24.9"759.01 miEast2° 48' 20.4"192.91 miNorth778.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaFri 5:44 PM1270 km789 miles686 nmEast E
DakarFri 6:44 PM1924 km1195 miles1039 nmEast E
BanjulFri 6:44 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 3:44 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmSouth S
NouakchottFri 6:44 PM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneFri 3:44 PM2138 km1328 miles1154 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauFri 6:44 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmEast E
BelémFri 3:44 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboFri 3:44 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakryFri 6:44 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmEast E

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