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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' South, Longitude: 53° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 12.5"988.36 miwest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 minorth988.69 mi
24 hours12° 52' 01.0"879.88 mieast4° 41' 16.3"322.13 minorth941.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 12:10 AM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntsirananaTue 11:10 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouTue 11:10 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniTue 11:10 PM1179 km733 miles637 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoTue 11:10 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisWed 12:10 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisWed 12:10 AM1366 km849 miles738 nmSouth S
MogadishuTue 11:10 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 11:10 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmWest W
DodomaTue 11:10 PM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmWest W
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