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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 9:20:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 27' South, Longitude: 36° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 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"16.48 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 27' 16.4"989.01 miWest0° 11' 22.7"13.03 miNorth989.33 mi
24 hours12° 50' 32.3"878.71 miEast4° 42' 03.4"323.03 miNorth940.28 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 AM273 km170 miles148 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamWed 12:20 AM336 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarongaTue 11:20 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbeyaWed 12:20 AM363 km226 miles196 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityWed 12:20 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuTue 11:20 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
ArushaWed 12:20 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth N
MombasaWed 12:20 AM585 km364 miles316 nmNortheast NE
KasamaTue 11:20 PM638 km397 miles345 nmWest-southwest WSW
PembaTue 11:20 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSoutheast SE

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