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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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 35' South, Longitude: 17° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 54.7"944.14 miwest0° 04' 43.8"5.42 minorth944.37 mi
24 hours14° 18' 15.3"937.96 mieast2° 28' 18.3"169.98 minorth959.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 10:10 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSat 7:10 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 7:10 PM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSat 7:10 PM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaSat 10:10 PM2840 km1765 miles1533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSat 7:10 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanSat 10:10 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 10:10 PM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSat 10:10 PM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São PauloSat 7:10 PM3108 km1931 miles1678 nmWest-southwest WSW

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