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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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 46' North, Longitude: 20° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.55 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 52.6"944.99 miwest0° 03' 05.9"3.55 misouth945.15 mi
24 hours11° 37' 02.6"756.45 mieast1° 39' 45.8"114.37 misouth768.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaWed 8:42 PM405 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NouadhibouWed 9:42 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
MindeloWed 8:42 PM529 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 9:42 PM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaWed 8:42 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisWed 9:42 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
RossoWed 9:42 PM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 9:42 PM679 km422 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaWed 9:42 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNortheast NE
ThièsWed 9:42 PM699 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
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