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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: 59%
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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 19' North
Longitude: 12° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.10 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.70 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.4"941.73 miwest0° 01' 39.9"1.91 minorth941.65 mi
24 hours11° 38' 27.4"755.29 mieast0° 13' 51.4"15.89 minorth754.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaMon 7:30 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottMon 7:30 PM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouadhibouMon 7:30 PM492 km306 miles266 nmWest W
DakhlaMon 7:30 PM525 km326 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
RossoMon 7:30 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-LouisMon 7:30 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouthwest SW
Cape BojadorMon 7:30 PM678 km422 miles366 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToubaMon 7:30 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SmaraMon 7:30 PM714 km444 miles386 nmNorth N
TambacoundaMon 7:30 PM738 km459 miles399 nmSouth S
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