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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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 36' South, Longitude: 12° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.11 meters/second, 1519.6 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' 54.2"943.98 miwest0° 04' 41.0"5.37 minorth944.21 mi
24 hours14° 18' 31.6"938.11 mieast2° 27' 16.1"168.79 minorth959.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 9:50 PM738 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaSat 9:50 PM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 9:50 PM2790 km1734 miles1506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 9:50 PM2909 km1808 miles1571 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 9:50 PM2936 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 10:50 PM2938 km1826 miles1587 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 9:50 PM2972 km1847 miles1605 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:50 PM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmNorth N
WindhoekSat 10:50 PM3069 km1907 miles1657 nmEast-southeast ESE
LomeSat 9:50 PM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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