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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: 69%

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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 35° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 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' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"940.33 miwest0° 00' 50.4"0.96 misouth940.38 mi
24 hours11° 39' 47.6"755.73 mieast0° 46' 25.0"53.22 misouth759.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaTue 8:52 PM1373 km853 miles742 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarTue 9:52 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 9:52 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmEast E
Ponta DelgadaTue 8:52 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulTue 9:52 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-southeast ESE
Angra do HeroísmoTue 8:52 PM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauTue 9:52 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnTue 9:52 PM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneTue 6:52 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmSouthwest SW
ConakryTue 9:52 PM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmEast-southeast ESE
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