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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: 58%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:31 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 16' North
Longitude: 17° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 01.8"0.04 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"942.13 miwest0° 01' 51.7"2.13 minorth942.04 mi
24 hours11° 38' 09.3"755.26 mieast0° 18' 34.0"21.29 minorth754.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaMon 6:26 PM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoMon 6:26 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliMon 6:26 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumMon 8:26 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbujaMon 6:26 PM1663 km1034 miles898 nmSouthwest SW
AlexandriaMon 7:26 PM1729 km1074 miles933 nmNortheast NE
CairoMon 7:26 PM1745 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
VallettaMon 6:26 PM1760 km1093 miles950 nmNorth N
BanguiMon 6:26 PM1761 km1095 miles951 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 6:26 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest-southwest WSW
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