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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: 53%
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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 53' South
Longitude: 15° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.05 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 18.3"950.57 miwest0° 05' 18.8"6.09 misouth950.35 mi
24 hours13° 46' 26.7"906.85 mieast1° 36' 04.8"110.15 misouth909.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 5:56 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorthwest NW
MenongueWed 5:56 PM416 km258 miles225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RunduWed 5:56 PM431 km268 miles233 nmEast E
WindhoekWed 5:56 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SwakopmundWed 5:56 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuamboWed 5:56 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
Walvis BayWed 5:56 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaWed 5:56 PM814 km506 miles439 nmNortheast NE
MonguWed 6:56 PM845 km525 miles456 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeWed 5:56 PM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth N
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