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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: 77%
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 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 48' North
Longitude: 8° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.44 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.3"944.74 miwest0° 03' 01.2"3.46 misouth944.89 mi
24 hours11° 37' 11.6"756.41 mieast1° 37' 56.4"112.28 misouth768.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaWed 8:52 PM300 km187 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottWed 8:52 PM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-southwest WSW
BamakoWed 8:52 PM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth S
RossoWed 8:52 PM817 km507 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
SmaraWed 8:52 PM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TambacoundaWed 8:52 PM839 km522 miles453 nmSouthwest SW
DakhlaWed 8:52 PM846 km526 miles457 nmWest-northwest WNW
NouadhibouWed 8:52 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest W
TindoufWed 9:52 PM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth N
KoutialaWed 8:52 PM899 km559 miles485 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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