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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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 50' South, Longitude: 10° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 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 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 27' 27.3"990.81 miwest0° 11' 30.8"13.19 minorth991.12 mi
24 hours12° 46' 29.2"875.49 mieast4° 43' 59.9"325.27 minorth937.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:34 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaWed 12:34 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 12:34 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 12:34 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:34 AM1833 km1139 miles990 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:34 AM1855 km1152 miles1001 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 12:34 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth N
LomeWed 12:34 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 12:34 AM2094 km1301 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoWed 1:34 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmNortheast NE
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