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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 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 48' South, Longitude: 12° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.98 meters/second, 1594.7 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 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' 27.7"990.82 miwest0° 11' 31.2"13.19 minorth991.13 mi
24 hours12° 46' 18.1"875.28 mieast4° 44' 04.7"325.34 minorth937.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)Wed 12:44 AM219 km136 miles118 nmWest W
JamestownWed 12:44 AM1158 km720 miles626 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaWed 12:44 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 12:44 AM1725 km1072 miles932 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 12:44 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:44 AM1803 km1120 miles974 nmNorth N
ConakryWed 12:44 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:44 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
LomeWed 12:44 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 12:44 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth N
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