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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: 52%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 48' South
Longitude: 30° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.30 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 26' 22.4"951.13 miwest0° 05' 25.2"6.21 misouth950.91 mi
24 hours13° 44' 57.3"905.68 mieast1° 38' 53.0"113.36 misouth908.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarareWed 5:56 PM97 km60 miles52 nmEast E
MutareWed 5:56 PM297 km185 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
BulawayoWed 5:56 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaWed 5:56 PM329 km205 miles178 nmNorthwest NW
FrancistownWed 5:56 PM464 km288 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraWed 5:56 PM545 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaWed 5:56 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreWed 5:56 PM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweWed 5:56 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNortheast NE
KitweWed 5:56 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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