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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: 84%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 10' North, Longitude: 2° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.2"954.23 miwest0° 05' 12.6"5.97 misouth954.49 mi
24 hours11° 31' 45.7"757.89 mieast2° 28' 35.1"170.31 misouth781.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 9:52 PM497 km309 miles268 nmEast E
NiameyThu 9:52 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth S
DoriThu 8:52 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezThu 9:52 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
SokotoThu 9:52 PM627 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiThu 9:52 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
Fada N'gourmaThu 8:52 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuahigouyaThu 8:52 PM749 km466 miles405 nmSouthwest SW
KandiThu 9:52 PM780 km484 miles421 nmSouth S
OuagadougouThu 8:52 PM788 km490 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
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