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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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 33' South, Longitude: 45° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.48 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.5"988.76 miwest0° 11' 21.1"13.00 minorth989.08 mi
24 hours12° 51' 16.5"879.35 mieast4° 41' 40.4"322.61 minorth940.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniTue 11:44 PM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduTue 11:44 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth S
MamoutzouTue 11:44 PM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
AntsirananaTue 11:44 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamTue 11:44 PM672 km417 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityTue 11:44 PM706 km439 miles381 nmWest-northwest WNW
MombasaTue 11:44 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoTue 11:44 PM950 km590 miles513 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaTue 10:44 PM967 km601 miles522 nmSouthwest SW
DodomaTue 11:44 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-northwest WNW
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