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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 = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 4:52:00 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: 83%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' North, Longitude: 61° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.83 meters/second, 1533.0 km/hour, 952.6 miles/hour or 827.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.88 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"952.29 miWest0° 04' 51.1"5.56 miSouth952.53 mi
24 hours11° 32' 47.3"757.51 miEast2° 20' 24.9"160.94 miSouth779.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaThu 8:52 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatThu 8:52 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebThu 8:52 PM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahThu 8:52 PM757 km471 miles409 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarachiThu 9:52 PM936 km582 miles506 nmNortheast NE
DubaiThu 8:52 PM957 km594 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiThu 8:52 PM958 km595 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuThu 7:52 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSouthwest SW
DohaThu 7:52 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmNorthwest NW
MumbaiThu 10:22 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmEast E

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