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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: 50%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 19:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 47' North
Longitude: 19° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 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' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.6"965.69 miwest0° 06' 05.9"6.99 minorth965.47 mi
24 hours11° 49' 48.5"787.59 mieast2° 02' 15.8"140.13 minorth795.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DakarThu 7:12 PM238 km148 miles129 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsThu 7:12 PM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisThu 7:12 PM304 km189 miles164 nmEast E
ToubaThu 7:12 PM384 km239 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
RossoThu 7:12 PM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaThu 7:12 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MariaThu 6:12 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanjulThu 7:12 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
NouakchottThu 7:12 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNortheast NE
PraiaThu 6:12 PM460 km286 miles248 nmWest-southwest WSW
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