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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 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: 2° 14' 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"957.57 miwest0° 07' 37.6"8.74 minorth957.92 mi
24 hours13° 53' 50.6"923.43 mieast3° 30' 59.6"241.76 minorth961.89 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 PM851 km529 miles459 nmWest W
LuandaSun 10:50 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekSun 10:50 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 9:50 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSun 10:50 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 10:50 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 10:50 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSun 10:50 PM2317 km1439 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 9:50 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmNorth N
YaoundéSun 10:50 PM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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