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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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 12' North
Longitude: 35° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.21 meters/second, 1545.1 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"959.92 miwest0° 05' 57.2"6.82 minorth959.69 mi
24 hours11° 26' 28.0"756.15 mieast1° 59' 19.1"136.78 minorth764.27 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 PM1292 km803 miles698 nmEast E
DakarSat 7:30 PM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmEast E
NouakchottSat 7:30 PM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmEast E
BanjulSat 7:30 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmEast E
BissauSat 7:30 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSat 4:30 PM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 4:30 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmSouth S
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Sat 6:30 PM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 7:30 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboSat 4:30 PM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmWest-southwest WSW
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