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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 = Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:02:00 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: 76%

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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' North, Longitude: 47° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.95 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.73 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.4"943.59 miWest0° 02' 39.6"3.05 miSouth943.72 mi
24 hours11° 37' 50.9"756.21 miEast1° 29' 27.8"102.56 miSouth766.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitWed 8:02 PM487 km302 miles263 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiyadhWed 8:02 PM516 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
SanaWed 8:02 PM592 km368 miles320 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaWed 8:02 PM643 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HofufWed 8:02 PM654 km407 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al HudaydahWed 8:02 PM718 km446 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
DohaWed 8:02 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
RiffaWed 8:02 PM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BuraidahWed 8:02 PM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakkahWed 8:02 PM772 km479 miles417 nmWest-northwest WNW

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