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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 = Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 1:36:00 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: 38%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' North, Longitude: 50° 37' East

The ground speed is currently 430.64 meters/second, 1550.3 kilometres/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.05 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.8"963.06 miWest0° 06' 26.1"7.38 miNorth962.82 mi
24 hours11° 24' 39.8"756.56 miEast2° 11' 27.5"150.68 miNorth767.01 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaSat 4:36 PM278 km173 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahSat 5:36 PM374 km232 miles202 nmEast E
HadibuSat 4:36 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
BosasoSat 4:36 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SanaSat 4:36 PM698 km434 miles377 nmWest W
AdenSat 4:36 PM734 km456 miles396 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSat 4:36 PM784 km487 miles423 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al HudaydahSat 4:36 PM845 km525 miles456 nmWest-southwest WSW
AssabSat 4:36 PM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-southwest WSW
Abu DhabiSat 5:36 PM957 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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