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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: 76%
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 Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 59' North
Longitude: 46° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.96 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"943.66 miwest0° 02' 39.6"3.05 misouth943.79 mi
24 hours11° 37' 50.7"756.27 mieast1° 29' 30.1"102.61 misouth766.64 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 PM460 km286 miles249 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiyadhWed 8:02 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
SanaWed 8:02 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaWed 8:02 PM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HofufWed 8:02 PM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al HudaydahWed 8:02 PM701 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
MakkahWed 8:02 PM739 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
BuraidahWed 8:02 PM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaWed 8:02 PM766 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
Ta'izzWed 8:02 PM766 km476 miles414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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