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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 43' South
Longitude: 23° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.41 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 53.9"973.88 miwest0° 09' 53.2"11.33 minorth974.26 mi
24 hours13° 22' 34.5"902.68 mieast4° 16' 09.8"293.46 minorth955.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiMon 11:20 PM493 km307 miles266 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweMon 11:20 PM558 km347 miles301 nmEast E
NdolaMon 11:20 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast E
LusakaMon 11:20 PM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
RunduMon 10:20 PM677 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:20 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
HuamboMon 10:20 PM797 km495 miles430 nmWest W
HarareMon 11:20 PM1027 km638 miles554 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaMon 10:20 PM1158 km720 miles626 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweMon 11:20 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast E
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