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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 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° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.98 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 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' 53.4"943.69 miwest0° 04' 35.7"5.27 minorth943.91 mi
24 hours14° 19' 02.0"938.38 mieast2° 25' 17.5"166.53 minorth959.33 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 PM458 km285 miles247 nmNorthwest NW
LuandaSat 10:10 PM2014 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSat 10:10 PM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 9:10 PM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 10:10 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 10:10 PM2501 km1554 miles1351 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 10:10 PM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 9:10 PM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmNorth N
Cape TownSat 11:10 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmSoutheast SE
AccraSat 9:10 PM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmNorth N
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