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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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 37' South, Longitude: 9° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.08 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 54.0"943.98 miwest0° 04' 39.7"5.35 minorth944.21 mi
24 hours14° 18' 38.4"938.24 mieast2° 26' 49.7"168.30 minorth959.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 9:40 PM539 km335 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanSat 9:40 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 10:40 PM2726 km1694 miles1472 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaSat 9:40 PM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmNorth N
São ToméSat 9:40 PM2779 km1727 miles1500 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekSat 10:40 PM2849 km1771 miles1539 nmEast-southeast ESE
YamoussoukroSat 9:40 PM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmNorth N
AccraSat 9:40 PM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 10:40 PM2987 km1856 miles1613 nmNortheast NE
LomeSat 9:40 PM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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