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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: 48%
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 Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 52' North
Longitude: 46° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 17.9"950.68 miwest0° 04' 18.4"4.94 minorth950.49 mi
24 hours11° 32' 11.3"755.33 mieast1° 18' 27.6"89.95 minorth757.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaSun 5:40 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al HudaydahSun 5:40 PM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzSun 5:40 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiyadhSun 5:40 PM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth N
AdenSun 5:40 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSun 5:40 PM732 km455 miles395 nmWest-northwest WNW
AssabSun 5:40 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JeddahSun 5:40 PM797 km495 miles430 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahSun 6:40 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-southeast ESE
TadjouraSun 5:40 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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