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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: 64%

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 Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' South, Longitude: 29° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.34 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.0"940.04 miwest0° 02' 29.4"2.86 misouth939.92 mi
24 hours14° 15' 43.2"930.14 mieast0° 23' 22.2"26.80 misouth929.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruThu 6:56 PM37 km23 miles20 nmEast E
BulawayoThu 6:56 PM119 km74 miles64 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoThu 6:56 PM157 km98 miles85 nmEast-southeast ESE
HarareThu 6:56 PM248 km154 miles134 nmNortheast NE
FrancistownThu 6:56 PM277 km172 miles149 nmSouthwest SW
MutareThu 6:56 PM340 km212 miles184 nmEast E
SeroweThu 6:56 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaThu 6:56 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PolokwaneThu 6:56 PM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth S
BeiraThu 6:56 PM564 km351 miles305 nmEast E
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