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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 7:20:00 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: 50%

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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' North, Longitude: 21° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.82 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.08 miNorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.4"948.71 miWest0° 03' 53.5"4.46 miNorth948.54 mi
24 hours11° 33' 27.2"755.20 miEast1° 08' 15.2"78.25 miNorth756.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaSun 6:20 PM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloSun 6:20 PM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouadhibouSun 7:20 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaSun 6:20 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottSun 7:20 PM567 km353 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisSun 7:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
DakarSun 7:20 PM642 km399 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
RossoSun 7:20 PM647 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSun 7:20 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaSun 7:20 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNortheast NE

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