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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: 93%
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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 20' South
Longitude: 23° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.73 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.3"956.67 miwest0° 07' 27.7"8.55 minorth957.01 mi
24 hours13° 55' 39.5"924.63 mieast3° 27' 31.7"237.82 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
MonguSun 10:20 PM126 km79 miles68 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RunduSun 9:20 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-southwest WSW
LusakaSun 10:20 PM514 km319 miles277 nmEast E
KabweSun 10:20 PM563 km350 miles304 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSun 10:20 PM634 km394 miles342 nmNortheast NE
LuenaSun 9:20 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorthwest NW
MenongueSun 9:20 PM657 km408 miles355 nmWest-northwest WNW
NdolaSun 10:20 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
LubumbashiSun 10:20 PM667 km414 miles360 nmNortheast NE
FrancistownSun 10:20 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
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