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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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' South, Longitude: 24° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.38 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 19.3"989.54 miwest0° 11' 24.9"13.08 minorth989.86 mi
24 hours12° 49' 28.1"877.91 mieast4° 42' 36.0"323.67 minorth939.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiWed 12:10 AM256 km159 miles138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaTue 11:10 PM404 km251 miles218 nmWest W
LubumbashiWed 12:10 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaTue 11:10 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
KitweWed 12:10 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSoutheast SE
BujumburaWed 12:10 AM772 km479 miles417 nmNortheast NE
KasamaWed 12:10 AM777 km483 miles419 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguWed 12:10 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouth S
KabweWed 12:10 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitegaWed 12:10 AM814 km506 miles439 nmNortheast NE
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