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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 9:30:00 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: 93%

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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 7° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.07 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.96 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.2"957.35 miWest0° 07' 35.3"8.70 miNorth957.70 mi
24 hours13° 54' 15.2"923.69 miEast3° 30' 13.2"240.88 miNorth961.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 10:30 PM707 km439 miles382 nmEast E
HuamboSun 10:30 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSun 10:30 PM1056 km656 miles570 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekSun 10:30 PM1269 km789 miles685 nmSoutheast SE
JamestownSun 9:30 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest W
KinshasaSun 10:30 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 10:30 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSun 9:30 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 10:30 PM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth N
GaboroneSun 11:30 PM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmEast-southeast ESE

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