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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: 78%
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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 42' North
Longitude: 37° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.71 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.9"945.35 miwest0° 03' 12.4"3.68 misouth945.52 mi
24 hours11° 36' 49.5"756.50 mieast1° 42' 18.7"117.29 misouth769.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaWed 9:52 PM1620 km1006 miles875 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 10:52 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast E
CayenneWed 7:52 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 10:52 PM2318 km1440 miles1251 nmEast E
Ponta Delgada (Azores)Wed 9:52 PM2325 km1445 miles1256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 10:52 PM2379 km1478 miles1284 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboWed 7:52 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 6:52 PM2427 km1508 miles1310 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceWed 6:52 PM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmWest W
CastriesWed 6:52 PM2534 km1575 miles1368 nmWest W
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