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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 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 5° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.6"957.98 miwest0° 07' 41.0"8.81 minorth958.33 mi
24 hours13° 53' 12.0"923.09 mieast3° 32' 11.3"243.15 minorth961.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 10:20 PM54 km33 miles29 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaSun 11:20 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 10:20 PM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSun 10:20 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNorth N
LibrevilleSun 11:20 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekSun 11:20 PM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmEast-southeast ESE
AccraSun 10:20 PM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 10:20 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmNorth N
MonroviaSun 10:20 PM2552 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSun 10:20 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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