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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 7:30:00 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: 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' North, Longitude: 35° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.21 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.1 miles/hour or 834.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.00 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 miNorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.6"959.86 miWest0° 05' 57.3"6.82 miNorth959.63 mi
24 hours11° 26' 27.8"756.10 miEast1° 59' 21.3"136.81 miNorth764.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSat 6:30 PM1265 km786 miles683 nmEast E
DakarSat 7:30 PM1911 km1187 miles1032 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 7:30 PM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmEast E
BanjulSat 7:30 PM2031 km1262 miles1096 nmEast E
BissauSat 7:30 PM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 4:30 PM2318 km1440 miles1252 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 4:30 PM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmSouth S
Ponta DelgadaSat 6:30 PM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 7:30 PM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnSat 7:30 PM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE

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