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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: 68%
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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 15° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.68 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"940.23 miwest0° 00' 42.5"0.81 misouth940.27 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.5"755.70 mieast0° 43' 18.2"49.65 misouth759.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NouadhibouTue 8:30 PM192 km120 miles104 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouakchottTue 8:30 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakhlaTue 8:30 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RossoTue 8:30 PM450 km280 miles243 nmSouth S
ToubaTue 8:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth S
ThièsTue 8:30 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DakarTue 8:30 PM690 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El AaiúnTue 8:30 PM760 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniTue 8:30 PM773 km480 miles417 nmSouth S
SmaraTue 8:30 PM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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