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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 17:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 54' South
Longitude: 13° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.01 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.6"950.48 miwest0° 05' 17.8"6.07 misouth950.26 mi
24 hours13° 46' 41.5"907.05 mieast1° 35' 36.8"109.61 misouth909.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 6:06 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
SwakopmundWed 6:06 PM545 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis BayWed 6:06 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboWed 6:06 PM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekWed 6:06 PM652 km405 miles352 nmSoutheast SE
RunduWed 6:06 PM686 km427 miles371 nmEast E
LuandaWed 6:06 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmNorth N
GaboroneWed 7:06 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaWed 6:06 PM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleWed 6:06 PM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth N
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