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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 2:30:00 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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' North, Longitude: 37° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.42 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.05 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.2"962.57 miWest0° 06' 21.8"7.29 miNorth962.33 mi
24 hours11° 24' 56.1"756.48 miEast2° 09' 37.7"148.58 miNorth766.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NakfaSat 5:30 PM100 km62 miles54 nmEast E
KerenSat 5:30 PM140 km87 miles76 nmSoutheast SE
KassalaSat 5:30 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneySat 5:30 PM198 km123 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 5:30 PM212 km131 miles114 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaSat 5:30 PM242 km150 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
Port SudanSat 5:30 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorth N
Mek'eleSat 5:30 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GondarSat 5:30 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth S
LalibelaSat 5:30 PM540 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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