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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 of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSun 6:20 PM352 km218 miles190 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaSun 5:20 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiSun 6:20 PM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaSun 5:20 PM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth N
HadibuSun 5:20 PM741 km460 miles400 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HofufSun 5:20 PM749 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorSun 5:20 PM759 km471 miles410 nmNorth N
NizwaSun 6:20 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
RiyadhSun 5:20 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaSun 5:20 PM812 km505 miles439 nmNorth N

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