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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.12 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"944.06 miwest0° 04' 41.1"5.37 minorth944.29 mi
24 hours14° 18' 30.7"938.17 mieast2° 27' 19.3"168.87 minorth959.59 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 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaSat 9:50 PM2761 km1716 miles1491 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 9:50 PM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 9:50 PM2917 km1812 miles1575 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 9:50 PM2957 km1837 miles1596 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 10:50 PM2965 km1843 miles1601 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraSat 9:50 PM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 9:50 PM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmNorth N
WindhoekSat 10:50 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakrySat 9:50 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmNorth N
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