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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 11:44:00 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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' South, Longitude: 2° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.75 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.51 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.5"990.30 miWest0° 11' 28.8"13.15 miNorth990.61 mi
24 hours12° 47' 32.3"876.29 miEast4° 43' 31.5"324.71 miNorth938.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméTue 11:44 PM1058 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 11:44 PM1217 km756 miles657 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaWed 12:44 AM1237 km769 miles668 nmEast E
LibrevilleWed 12:44 AM1240 km771 miles670 nmNortheast NE
MalaboWed 12:44 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 11:44 PM1517 km943 miles819 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleWed 12:44 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaWed 12:44 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmEast-northeast ENE
LoméTue 11:44 PM1564 km972 miles844 nmNorth N
Porto NovoWed 12:44 AM1602 km996 miles865 nmNorth N

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