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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 9:40 PM
This phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' North, Longitude: 21° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.73 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.2 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"965.55 miwest0° 06' 05.1"6.98 minorth965.33 mi
24 hours11° 49' 47.5"787.46 mieast2° 01' 57.0"139.77 minorth795.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MariaThu 6:22 PM177 km110 miles95 nmWest-northwest WNW
PraiaThu 6:22 PM240 km149 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
MindeloThu 6:22 PM394 km245 miles213 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakarThu 7:22 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsThu 7:22 PM501 km311 miles271 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisThu 7:22 PM533 km331 miles288 nmEast E
SerekundaThu 7:22 PM579 km360 miles313 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulThu 7:22 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaThu 7:22 PM610 km379 miles329 nmEast E
RossoThu 7:22 PM612 km380 miles330 nmEast E
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