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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 8:30:00 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: 60%

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 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' North, Longitude: 26° 37' 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"941.49 miWest0° 01' 34.4"1.81 miNorth941.41 mi
24 hours11° 38' 35.5"755.25 miEast0° 11' 37.1"13.32 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
MindeloMon 7:30 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa MariaMon 7:30 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 7:30 PM686 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouMon 8:30 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast E
NouakchottMon 8:30 PM1146 km712 miles619 nmEast E
DakarMon 8:30 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulMon 8:30 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmSoutheast SE
BissauMon 8:30 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnMon 8:30 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryMon 8:30 PM1832 km1139 miles989 nmSoutheast SE

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