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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: 85%
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 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 06' North
Longitude: 9° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.85 meters/second, 1536.7 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.7"954.64 miwest0° 05' 17.0"6.06 misouth954.89 mi
24 hours11° 31' 32.8"757.97 mieast2° 30' 15.5"172.22 misouth782.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoThu 9:42 PM621 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouakchottThu 9:42 PM699 km434 miles377 nmWest W
RossoThu 9:42 PM706 km439 miles381 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaThu 9:42 PM759 km471 miles410 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaThu 9:42 PM781 km485 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
GabúThu 9:42 PM828 km515 miles447 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniThu 9:42 PM834 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
SikassoThu 9:42 PM850 km528 miles459 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NouadhibouThu 9:42 PM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
BafatáThu 9:42 PM867 km539 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
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