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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 11° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.88 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.8"954.72 miwest0° 05' 17.8"6.07 misouth954.98 mi
24 hours11° 31' 30.1"757.98 mieast2° 30' 35.7"172.61 misouth782.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaThu 9:52 PM64 km40 miles35 nmNortheast NE
NouakchottThu 9:52 PM443 km275 miles239 nmWest W
RossoThu 9:52 PM461 km286 miles249 nmWest-southwest WSW
TambacoundaThu 9:52 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-LouisThu 9:52 PM551 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToubaThu 9:52 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
NouadhibouThu 9:52 PM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
FarafenniThu 9:52 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSouthwest SW
ThièsThu 9:52 PM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
GabúThu 9:52 PM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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