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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 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 30' South
Longitude: 41° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.10 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.4 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' 15.3"988.90 miwest0° 11' 21.9"13.02 minorth989.23 mi
24 hours12° 50' 56.3"879.08 mieast4° 41' 51.1"322.82 minorth940.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamMidnight Tue-Wed287 km179 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
Zanzibar CityMidnight Tue-Wed346 km215 miles187 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniMidnight Tue-Wed416 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MombasaMidnight Tue-Wed523 km325 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduMidnight Tue-Wed530 km330 miles286 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouMidnight Tue-Wed642 km399 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaMidnight Tue-Wed662 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaTue 11:00 PM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbeyaMidnight Tue-Wed861 km535 miles465 nmWest W
GarissaMidnight Tue-Wed908 km564 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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