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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 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 21' North
Longitude: 29° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.01 meters/second, 1515.6 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' 57.8"941.52 miwest0° 01' 33.5"1.79 minorth941.45 mi
24 hours11° 38' 36.9"755.30 mieast0° 11' 11.9"12.84 minorth754.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloMon 7:40 PM595 km370 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaMon 7:40 PM859 km534 miles464 nmSoutheast SE
DakarMon 8:40 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottMon 8:40 PM1423 km884 miles768 nmEast E
BanjulMon 8:40 PM1555 km966 miles840 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauMon 8:40 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnMon 8:40 PM1803 km1121 miles974 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Mon 7:40 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmNorth N
ConakryMon 8:40 PM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownMon 8:40 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmSoutheast SE
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