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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: 60%

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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' North, Longitude: 26° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.02 meters/second, 1515.7 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 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' 01.6"0.03 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.0"941.55 miwest0° 01' 34.4"1.80 minorth941.48 mi
24 hours11° 38' 35.6"755.30 mieast0° 11' 34.7"13.28 minorth754.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 7:30 PM432 km269 miles234 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaMon 7:30 PM590 km367 miles319 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 7:30 PM699 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottMon 8:30 PM1173 km729 miles634 nmEast E
DakarMon 8:30 PM1183 km735 miles639 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulMon 8:30 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 8:30 PM1530 km950 miles826 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnMon 8:30 PM1583 km984 miles855 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 8:30 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSoutheast SE
Ponta DelgadaMon 7:30 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
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