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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%

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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 37° 39' 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"945.28 miWest0° 03' 12.3"3.68 miSouth945.45 mi
24 hours11° 36' 49.8"756.44 miEast1° 42' 16.1"117.24 miSouth769.33 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 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmEast-southeast ESE
DakarWed 10:52 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneWed 7:52 PM2281 km1417 miles1231 nmSouthwest SW
NouakchottWed 10:52 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmEast E
Ponta DelgadaWed 9:52 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 10:52 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmEast-southeast ESE
ParamariboWed 7:52 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 6:52 PM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmWest-southwest WSW
BissauWed 10:52 PM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fort-de-FranceWed 6:52 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmWest W

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