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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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 23° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.82 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.1"948.64 miwest0° 03' 52.5"4.44 minorth948.47 mi
24 hours11° 33' 30.0"755.20 mieast1° 07' 50.5"77.78 minorth756.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 6:30 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Santa MariaSun 6:30 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PraiaSun 6:30 PM475 km295 miles257 nmSouth S
NouadhibouSun 7:30 PM746 km463 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottSun 7:30 PM847 km526 miles457 nmEast E
DakarSun 7:30 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsSun 7:30 PM889 km553 miles480 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoSun 7:30 PM910 km565 miles491 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaSun 7:30 PM966 km600 miles522 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaSun 7:30 PM981 km610 miles530 nmEast-southeast ESE

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