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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 26' South, Longitude: 36° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.49 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.5"989.09 miwest0° 11' 22.7"13.03 minorth989.41 mi
24 hours12° 50' 30.9"878.75 mieast4° 42' 04.1"323.07 minorth940.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaWed 12:20 AM263 km163 miles142 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarongaTue 11:20 PM322 km200 miles174 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbeyaWed 12:20 AM334 km207 miles180 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamWed 12:20 AM361 km224 miles195 nmEast-northeast ENE
Zanzibar CityWed 12:20 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuTue 11:20 PM427 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
ArushaWed 12:20 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth N
MombasaWed 12:20 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
KasamaTue 11:20 PM610 km379 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweTue 11:20 PM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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