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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 = Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 3:56:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 48' South, Longitude: 30° 24' 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"951.07 miWest0° 05' 25.3"6.21 miSouth950.85 mi
24 hours13° 44' 55.7"905.60 miEast1° 38' 56.0"113.41 miSouth908.39 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 PM69 km43 miles37 nmEast E
ChitungwizaWed 5:56 PM72 km45 miles39 nmEast-southeast ESE
GweruWed 5:56 PM194 km120 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoWed 5:56 PM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
MutareWed 5:56 PM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-southeast ESE
BulawayoWed 5:56 PM324 km201 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaWed 5:56 PM347 km216 miles187 nmNorthwest NW
KabweWed 5:56 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownWed 5:56 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouthwest SW
ChipataWed 5:56 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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