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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 = Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 8:26:00 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: 99%

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 Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 41' North, Longitude: 43° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"993.40 miWest0° 10' 19.5"11.83 miSouth993.70 mi
24 hours11° 20' 56.9"776.07 miEast4° 19' 44.6"297.48 miSouth834.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DegehaburSun 11:26 PM51 km32 miles27 nmSouth S
HargeisaSun 11:26 PM110 km69 miles60 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BoramaSun 11:26 PM146 km91 miles79 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaSun 11:26 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kebri DaharSun 11:26 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BerberaSun 11:26 PM249 km155 miles134 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehSun 11:26 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilSun 11:26 PM300 km187 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiSun 11:26 PM326 km202 miles176 nmNorth N
TadjouraSun 11:26 PM353 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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