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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 4:46:00 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: 53%

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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 18° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 kilometres/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.85 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 19.0"950.61 miWest0° 05' 20.0"6.11 miSouth950.39 mi
24 hours13° 46' 10.2"906.58 miEast1° 36' 36.2"110.74 miSouth909.12 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RunduWed 5:46 PM148 km92 miles80 nmEast E
MenongueWed 5:46 PM362 km225 miles195 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OpuwoWed 5:46 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
WindhoekWed 5:46 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GhanziWed 6:46 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSoutheast SE
MaunWed 6:46 PM582 km362 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguWed 6:46 PM584 km363 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoWed 5:46 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboWed 5:46 PM630 km392 miles340 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SwakopmundWed 5:46 PM667 km414 miles360 nmSouthwest SW

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