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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: 50%
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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 11' North
Longitude: 21° 30' 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' 14.3"948.77 miwest0° 03' 53.4"4.46 minorth948.60 mi
24 hours11° 33' 27.4"755.25 mieast1° 08' 12.6"78.21 minorth756.65 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 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MindeloSun 6:20 PM448 km278 miles242 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouSun 7:20 PM506 km315 miles273 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaSun 6:20 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouakchottSun 7:20 PM595 km370 miles321 nmEast E
Saint-LouisSun 7:20 PM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 7:20 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
RossoSun 7:20 PM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsSun 7:20 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaSun 7:20 PM763 km474 miles412 nmNortheast NE
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