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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 5:56:00 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 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' South, Longitude: 1° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 14.3"949.97 miWest0° 05' 12.5"5.97 miSouth949.75 mi
24 hours13° 47' 53.4"907.93 miEast1° 33' 18.8"106.97 miSouth910.13 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 PM804 km499 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaWed 6:56 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekWed 6:56 PM1702 km1057 miles919 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 5:56 PM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 6:56 PM2130 km1323 miles1150 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 6:56 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleWed 6:56 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownWed 7:56 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboWed 6:56 PM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 5:56 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth N

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