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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: 40%
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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 07' North
Longitude: 21° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.01 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"960.42 miwest0° 06' 01.8"6.91 minorth960.18 mi
24 hours11° 26' 10.9"756.21 mieast2° 01' 14.8"138.99 minorth764.69 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 PM130 km81 miles70 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaSat 5:34 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouthwest SW
MindeloSat 5:34 PM340 km211 miles183 nmWest W
DakarSat 6:34 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisSat 6:34 PM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSat 6:34 PM582 km361 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSat 6:34 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast E
RossoSat 6:34 PM643 km400 miles347 nmEast E
NouadhibouSat 6:34 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNortheast NE
ToubaSat 6:34 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
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