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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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' South, Longitude: 59° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.78 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 11.1"988.20 miwest0° 11' 18.4"12.95 minorth988.53 mi
24 hours12° 52' 32.7"880.36 mieast4° 40' 58.8"321.82 minorth941.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 11:44 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisTue 11:44 PM1283 km798 miles693 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisTue 11:44 PM1414 km879 miles763 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaWed 1:44 AM1424 km885 miles769 nmEast E
AntananarivoTue 10:44 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 10:44 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuTue 10:44 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNorthwest NW
MaleWed 12:44 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamTue 10:44 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmWest W
DodomaTue 10:44 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest W
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