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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 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
BardaïMon 6:26 PM135 km84 miles73 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Faya-LargeauMon 6:26 PM301 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaMon 6:26 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroMon 6:26 PM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth S
AbéchéMon 6:26 PM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoMon 6:26 PM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth S
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
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