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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 = Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 9:52:00 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: 69%

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 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 34° 48' 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"940.27 miWest0° 00' 50.3"0.96 miSouth940.31 mi
24 hours11° 39' 47.7"755.68 miEast0° 46' 22.4"53.17 miSouth759.42 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 PM1349 km838 miles728 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarTue 9:52 PM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouakchottTue 9:52 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmEast E
BanjulTue 9:52 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ponta DelgadaTue 8:52 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauTue 9:52 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnTue 9:52 PM2317 km1439 miles1251 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneTue 6:52 PM2564 km1593 miles1384 nmSouthwest SW
ConakryTue 9:52 PM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownTue 9:52 PM2674 km1662 miles1444 nmEast-southeast ESE

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