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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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 25° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 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"945.02 miwest0° 03' 07.6"3.59 misouth945.18 mi
24 hours11° 36' 59.2"756.41 mieast1° 40' 27.1"115.15 misouth768.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloWed 9:02 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth S
Santa MariaWed 9:02 PM447 km278 miles241 nmSoutheast SE
PraiaWed 9:02 PM577 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouWed 10:02 PM900 km559 miles486 nmEast E
NouakchottWed 10:02 PM1026 km637 miles554 nmEast E
DakarWed 10:02 PM1030 km640 miles556 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulWed 10:02 PM1185 km736 miles640 nmSoutheast SE
BissauWed 10:02 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmSoutheast SE
El AaiúnWed 10:02 PM1504 km935 miles812 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 10:02 PM1705 km1059 miles921 nmSoutheast SE
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