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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 these coordinates:
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
LubumbashiWed 12:10 AM503 km313 miles272 nmSoutheast SE
KitweWed 12:10 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSoutheast SE
BujumburaWed 12:10 AM772 km479 miles417 nmNortheast NE
GitegaWed 12:10 AM814 km506 miles439 nmNortheast NE
ButareWed 12:10 AM863 km536 miles466 nmNortheast NE
MuyingaWed 12:10 AM891 km553 miles481 nmNortheast NE
LusakaWed 12:10 AM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaWed 12:10 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNortheast NE
KigaliWed 12:10 AM940 km584 miles507 nmNortheast NE
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