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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 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 59' South
Longitude: 1° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.80 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.2"950.02 miwest0° 05' 12.3"5.97 misouth949.81 mi
24 hours13° 47' 54.9"908.02 mieast1° 33' 15.5"106.91 misouth910.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 5:56 PM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaWed 6:56 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekWed 6:56 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 5:56 PM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 6:56 PM2151 km1336 miles1161 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 6:56 PM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 6:56 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 7:56 PM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboWed 6:56 PM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 5:56 PM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmNorth N
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