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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 38' South, Longitude: 5° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.02 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.73 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 53.7"943.77 miwest0° 04' 37.0"5.29 minorth944.00 mi
24 hours14° 18' 53.7"938.31 mieast2° 25' 50.5"167.16 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 PM307 km190 miles166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LuandaSat 10:20 PM2262 km1405 miles1221 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSat 10:20 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSat 9:20 PM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 10:20 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 9:20 PM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNorth N
AccraSat 9:20 PM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 10:20 PM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 10:20 PM2733 km1698 miles1476 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroSat 9:20 PM2816 km1750 miles1520 nmNorth N

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