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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 = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 9:00:00 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: 98%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 46' South, Longitude: 28° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.30 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.7"973.57 miWest0° 09' 51.5"11.29 miNorth973.95 mi
24 hours13° 23' 03.4"902.96 miEast4° 15' 37.8"292.83 miNorth955.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KitweMon 11:00 PM8 km5 miles4 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaMon 11:00 PM57 km35 miles31 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubumbashiMon 11:00 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KabweMon 11:00 PM188 km117 miles102 nmSouth S
LusakaMon 11:00 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
KasamaMon 11:00 PM434 km270 miles235 nmNortheast NE
ChipataMon 11:00 PM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguMon 11:00 PM609 km378 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweMon 11:00 PM623 km387 miles337 nmEast-southeast ESE
HarareMon 11:00 PM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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