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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 = Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 2:20:00 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: 48%

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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 50' North, Longitude: 51° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 kilometres/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.85 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.1"950.76 miWest0° 04' 20.2"4.97 miNorth950.57 mi
24 hours11° 32' 05.3"755.28 miEast1° 19' 13.7"90.83 miNorth757.71 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSun 6:20 PM352 km218 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaSun 5:20 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiSun 6:20 PM697 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaSun 5:20 PM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth N
Al AinSun 6:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
Al-JamiliyahSun 5:20 PM752 km467 miles406 nmNorth N
Al KhorSun 5:20 PM759 km471 miles410 nmNorth N
NizwaSun 6:20 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
RiyadhSun 5:20 PM803 km499 miles433 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaSun 5:20 PM812 km505 miles439 nmNorth N

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