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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
This phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:53 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° 45' 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"965.61 miwest0° 06' 05.0"6.97 minorth965.39 mi
24 hours11° 49' 47.4"787.50 mieast2° 01' 54.5"139.73 minorth795.75 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 PM152 km95 miles82 nmNorthwest NW
PraiaThu 6:22 PM214 km133 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
MindeloThu 6:22 PM366 km228 miles198 nmWest-northwest WNW
DakarThu 7:22 PM480 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsThu 7:22 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisThu 7:22 PM562 km349 miles303 nmEast E
SerekundaThu 7:22 PM605 km376 miles327 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulThu 7:22 PM615 km382 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToubaThu 7:22 PM639 km397 miles345 nmEast E
RossoThu 7:22 PM640 km398 miles346 nmEast E
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