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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 8:50:00 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: 86%

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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 2° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.92 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.2"943.54 miWest0° 04' 33.0"5.22 miNorth943.77 mi
24 hours14° 19' 17.0"938.52 miEast2° 24' 18.0"165.39 miNorth959.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 8:50 PM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
WindhoekSat 9:50 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaSat 9:50 PM1605 km997 miles866 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaSat 9:50 PM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 9:50 PM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 8:50 PM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 9:50 PM2249 km1398 miles1214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownSat 10:50 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneSat 10:50 PM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboSat 9:50 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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