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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 4:56:00 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: 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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 15° 58' 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"950.52 miWest0° 05' 18.9"6.09 miSouth950.30 mi
24 hours13° 46' 24.9"906.77 miEast1° 36' 08.0"110.20 miSouth909.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OpuwoWed 5:56 PM225 km140 miles122 nmWest W
MenongueWed 5:56 PM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RunduWed 5:56 PM403 km250 miles218 nmEast E
LubangoWed 5:56 PM421 km262 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
WindhoekWed 5:56 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SwakopmundWed 5:56 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuamboWed 5:56 PM566 km352 miles305 nmNorth N
Walvis BayWed 5:56 PM582 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GhanziWed 6:56 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaWed 5:56 PM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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