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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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 43' South, Longitude: 57° 10' 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' 11.7"988.29 miwest0° 11' 18.9"12.96 minorth988.62 mi
24 hours12° 52' 19.9"880.19 mieast4° 41' 05.9"321.96 minorth941.47 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 PM490 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 11:54 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisTue 11:54 PM1359 km844 miles734 nmSouth S
AntananarivoTue 10:54 PM1536 km955 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 10:54 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaWed 1:54 AM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast E
MogadishuTue 10:54 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 10:54 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmWest W
MaleWed 12:54 AM2307 km1433 miles1246 nmNortheast NE
DodomaTue 10:54 PM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmWest W
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