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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 = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 7:54:00 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: 100%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' South, Longitude: 57° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.82 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.3 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' 11.6"988.21 miWest0° 11' 18.8"12.96 miNorth988.54 mi
24 hours12° 52' 21.3"880.15 miEast4° 41' 05.1"321.92 miNorth941.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 11:54 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 11:54 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisTue 11:54 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 10:54 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 10:54 PM1588 km986 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 1:54 AM1657 km1030 miles895 nmEast E
MogadishuTue 10:54 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 10:54 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmWest W
MaleWed 12:54 AM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmNortheast NE
DodomaTue 10:54 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmWest W

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