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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 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 1° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.17 meters/second, 1541.4 km/hour, 957.8 miles/hour or 832.3 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' 41.2"957.65 miwest0° 07' 37.6"8.74 minorth958.00 mi
24 hours13° 53' 49.3"923.48 mieast3° 31' 02.1"241.83 minorth961.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 9:50 PM822 km511 miles444 nmWest W
LuandaSun 10:50 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSun 10:50 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 9:50 PM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSun 10:50 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 10:50 PM1962 km1219 miles1059 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 10:50 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSun 10:50 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 9:50 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmNorth N
YaoundéSun 10:50 PM2449 km1522 miles1322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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