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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 6:34:00 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: 40%

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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' North, Longitude: 21° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1546.0 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.01 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"960.36 miWest0° 06' 01.8"6.91 miNorth960.13 mi
24 hours11° 26' 10.6"756.16 miEast2° 01' 17.2"139.02 miNorth764.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaSat 5:34 PM157 km97 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaSat 5:34 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
MindeloSat 5:34 PM368 km229 miles199 nmWest W
DakarSat 6:34 PM516 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisSat 6:34 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSat 6:34 PM556 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSat 6:34 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
RossoSat 6:34 PM614 km382 miles332 nmEast E
NouadhibouSat 6:34 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE
ToubaSat 6:34 PM654 km407 miles353 nmEast-southeast ESE

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