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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: 100%
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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 46' South
Longitude: 61° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.5"988.10 miwest0° 11' 17.9"12.94 minorth988.44 mi
24 hours12° 52' 45.5"880.53 mieast4° 40' 51.8"321.69 minorth941.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 11:34 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaWed 1:34 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmEast E
Port LouisTue 11:34 PM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 11:34 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 12:34 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoTue 10:34 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 10:34 PM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 10:34 PM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamTue 10:34 PM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:04 AM2531 km1573 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
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