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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 14' North
Longitude: 33° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.10 meters/second, 1526.7 km/hour, 948.7 miles/hour or 824.4 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' 13.7"948.45 miwest0° 03' 48.9"4.38 minorth948.28 mi
24 hours11° 33' 40.6"755.24 mieast1° 06' 22.3"76.10 minorth756.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloSun 7:10 PM948 km589 miles512 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaSun 7:10 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 8:10 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 8:10 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmEast E
BanjulSun 8:10 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauSun 8:10 PM2096 km1303 miles1132 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Sun 7:10 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
El AaiúnSun 8:10 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakrySun 8:10 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSun 8:10 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmEast-southeast ESE
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