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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 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 41' South
Longitude: 20° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.46 meters/second, 1567.6 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.5"974.00 miwest0° 09' 54.0"11.34 minorth974.38 mi
24 hours13° 22' 20.6"902.52 mieast4° 16' 24.9"293.75 minorth955.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboMon 10:30 PM536 km333 miles289 nmWest W
RunduMon 10:30 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouth S
LubumbashiMon 11:30 PM750 km466 miles405 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:30 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoMon 10:30 PM814 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweMon 11:30 PM820 km509 miles443 nmEast E
LusakaMon 11:30 PM876 km544 miles473 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaMon 10:30 PM918 km570 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
KinshasaMon 10:30 PM1097 km681 miles592 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleMon 10:30 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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