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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' North, Longitude: 22° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.42 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"960.40 miwest0° 06' 01.5"6.91 minorth960.17 mi
24 hours11° 26' 11.5"756.21 mieast2° 01' 10.8"138.91 minorth764.67 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 5:36 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaSat 5:36 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloSat 5:36 PM288 km179 miles156 nmWest W
DakarSat 6:36 PM586 km364 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSat 6:36 PM629 km391 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisSat 6:36 PM629 km391 miles340 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 6:36 PM678 km422 miles366 nmEast E
RossoSat 6:36 PM694 km431 miles375 nmEast E
NouadhibouSat 6:36 PM697 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
SerekundaSat 6:36 PM727 km452 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
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