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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 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' North, Longitude: 26° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.81 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.0"948.58 miwest0° 03' 51.7"4.43 minorth948.41 mi
24 hours11° 33' 32.5"755.20 mieast1° 07' 31.0"77.40 minorth756.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 6:40 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaSun 6:40 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaSun 6:40 PM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouSun 7:40 PM964 km599 miles521 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarSun 7:40 PM1048 km651 miles566 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 7:40 PM1072 km666 miles579 nmEast E
BanjulSun 7:40 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 7:40 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnSun 7:40 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 7:40 PM1710 km1062 miles923 nmSoutheast SE
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