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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 = Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 8:10:00 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: 85%

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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 44' South, Longitude: 11° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.73 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 52.5"943.25 miWest0° 04' 27.7"5.11 miNorth943.47 mi
24 hours14° 19' 46.4"938.78 miEast2° 22' 18.8"163.12 miNorth959.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OpuwoSat 9:10 PM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoSat 9:10 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SwakopmundSat 9:10 PM515 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis BaySat 9:10 PM540 km335 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WindhoekSat 9:10 PM686 km426 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueSat 9:10 PM763 km474 miles412 nmNortheast NE
HuamboSat 9:10 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RunduSat 9:10 PM834 km518 miles450 nmEast E
LuandaSat 9:10 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth N
GaboroneSat 10:10 PM1588 km987 miles858 nmEast-southeast ESE

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