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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 6, 2014 at 6:22:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' North, Longitude: 6° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.95 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.10 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.4"966.03 miWest0° 06' 10.3"7.07 miNorth965.81 mi
24 hours11° 49' 53.5"787.96 miEast2° 04' 03.9"142.19 miNorth796.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoThu 6:22 PM355 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoutialaThu 6:22 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TimbuktuThu 6:22 PM440 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
SikassoThu 6:22 PM505 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaThu 6:22 PM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
TidjikjaThu 6:22 PM570 km354 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
Bobo-DioulassoThu 6:22 PM578 km359 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoudougouThu 6:22 PM627 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouThu 6:22 PM694 km431 miles375 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoThu 6:22 PM705 km438 miles381 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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