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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: 86%

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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' South, Longitude: 2° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 53.5"943.76 miwest0° 04' 35.8"5.27 minorth943.99 mi
24 hours14° 19' 01.2"938.44 mieast2° 25' 20.9"166.60 minorth959.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 9:10 PM437 km271 miles236 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaSat 10:10 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSat 10:10 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 9:10 PM2342 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 10:10 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 10:10 PM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 10:10 PM2526 km1569 miles1364 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 9:10 PM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmNorth N
AccraSat 9:10 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNorth N
Cape TownSat 11:10 PM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmSoutheast SE
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