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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 7:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 19:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 29' South, Longitude: 40° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.39 meters/second, 1538.6 km/hour, 956.1 miles/hour or 830.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.93 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.2"955.83 miWest0° 07' 19.6"8.40 miNorth956.17 mi
24 hours13° 57' 05.2"925.46 miEast3° 24' 42.6"234.57 miNorth962.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSun 9:10 PM212 km132 miles115 nmNorthwest NW
PembaSun 9:10 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
FomboniSun 10:10 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 10:10 PM599 km372 miles324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreSun 9:10 PM609 km379 miles329 nmWest W
MahajangaSun 10:10 PM611 km379 miles330 nmEast E
MutsamuduSun 10:10 PM625 km388 miles338 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSun 10:10 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
BeiraSun 9:10 PM719 km447 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSun 10:10 PM772 km479 miles417 nmEast-southeast ESE

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