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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 9:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' South, Longitude: 4° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.01 meters/second, 1519.3 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' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.7"943.76 miWest0° 04' 36.9"5.29 miNorth943.99 mi
24 hours14° 18' 54.5"938.32 miEast2° 25' 47.3"167.10 miNorth959.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 9:20 PM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaSat 10:20 PM2236 km1390 miles1208 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSat 10:20 PM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 9:20 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 10:20 PM2625 km1631 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 9:20 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNorth N
KinshasaSat 10:20 PM2708 km1682 miles1462 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 10:20 PM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 9:20 PM2724 km1693 miles1471 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 9:20 PM2816 km1750 miles1521 nmNorth N

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