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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 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 15' North
Longitude: 36° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 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' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.6"948.39 miwest0° 03' 48.1"4.36 minorth948.21 mi
24 hours11° 33' 43.1"755.24 mieast1° 06' 00.2"75.67 minorth756.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 7:20 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarSun 8:20 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottSun 8:20 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmEast E
BanjulSun 8:20 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Sun 7:20 PM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauSun 8:20 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneSun 5:20 PM2375 km1476 miles1282 nmSouthwest SW
El AaiúnSun 8:20 PM2490 km1547 miles1345 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboSun 5:20 PM2552 km1585 miles1378 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 5:20 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmSouth S
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