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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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 40' South, Longitude: 53° 19' 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 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 12.6"988.44 miwest0° 11' 19.6"12.97 minorth988.77 mi
24 hours12° 51' 59.6"879.93 mieast4° 41' 17.0"322.17 minorth941.26 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 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntsirananaTue 11:10 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouTue 11:10 PM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniTue 11:10 PM1151 km715 miles622 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoTue 11:10 PM1296 km805 miles700 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisWed 12:10 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisWed 12:10 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmSouth S
MogadishuTue 11:10 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamTue 11:10 PM1560 km970 miles843 nmWest W
DodomaTue 11:10 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest W
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