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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' North, Longitude: 29° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.35 meters/second, 1516.9 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.71 miWest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.1"942.23 miWest0° 01' 56.1"2.22 miNorth942.13 mi
24 hours11° 38' 02.0"755.20 miEast0° 20' 21.3"23.34 miNorth754.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AswanMon 6:40 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNortheast NE
Kharga OasisMon 6:40 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KhartoumMon 7:40 PM632 km393 miles342 nmSoutheast SE
KufraMon 5:40 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNorthwest NW
Al-UbayyidMon 7:40 PM790 km491 miles427 nmSouth S
Port SudanMon 7:40 PM859 km534 miles464 nmEast E
KassalaMon 7:40 PM943 km586 miles509 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyMon 7:40 PM987 km613 miles533 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahMon 7:40 PM1064 km661 miles574 nmEast E
CairoMon 6:40 PM1109 km689 miles599 nmNorth N

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