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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 45' North
Longitude: 23° 25' 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"15.76 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.7"945.04 miwest0° 03' 06.8"3.57 misouth945.20 mi
24 hours11° 37' 00.8"756.45 mieast1° 40' 07.7"114.79 misouth768.90 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 PM353 km219 miles191 nmSouth S
MindeloWed 8:52 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaWed 8:52 PM535 km333 miles289 nmSouth S
NouadhibouWed 9:52 PM678 km421 miles366 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottWed 9:52 PM804 km500 miles434 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 9:52 PM849 km527 miles458 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsWed 9:52 PM881 km547 miles475 nmSoutheast SE
RossoWed 9:52 PM881 km547 miles476 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakhlaWed 9:52 PM888 km552 miles479 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToubaWed 9:52 PM966 km600 miles522 nmEast-southeast ESE
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