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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: 98%
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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 20:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 52' South
Longitude: 37° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.10 meters/second, 1566.4 km/hour, 973.3 miles/hour or 845.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 50.5"973.19 miwest0° 09' 48.2"11.24 minorth973.57 mi
24 hours13° 23' 56.9"903.64 mieast4° 14' 38.0"291.71 minorth956.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 10:20 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
MzuzuMon 10:20 PM411 km255 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreMon 10:20 PM420 km261 miles227 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweMon 10:20 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaMon 10:20 PM508 km316 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataMon 10:20 PM534 km332 miles288 nmWest W
MbeyaMon 11:20 PM624 km388 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniMon 11:20 PM646 km402 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamMon 11:20 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KasamaMon 10:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-northwest WNW
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