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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 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 23° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.57 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 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' 52.7"944.97 miwest0° 03' 06.7"3.57 misouth945.13 mi
24 hours11° 37' 00.9"756.40 mieast1° 40' 05.2"114.73 misouth768.84 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 8:52 PM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth S
MindeloWed 8:52 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 8:52 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
NouadhibouWed 9:52 PM651 km404 miles351 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottWed 9:52 PM777 km483 miles419 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 9:52 PM827 km514 miles447 nmSoutheast SE
RossoWed 9:52 PM855 km531 miles462 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsWed 9:52 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSoutheast SE
DakhlaWed 9:52 PM863 km536 miles466 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaWed 9:52 PM942 km586 miles509 nmSoutheast SE
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