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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 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' South, Longitude: 15° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.02 meters/second, 1594.9 km/hour, 991.0 miles/hour or 861.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 27' 28.4"990.98 miwest0° 11' 31.6"13.20 minorth991.29 mi
24 hours12° 46' 04.5"875.16 mieast4° 44' 10.5"325.47 minorth937.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 12:54 AM1364 km848 miles736 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaWed 12:54 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:54 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 12:54 AM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 12:54 AM1916 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 12:54 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 12:54 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth N
RecifeTue 9:54 PM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmWest W
AccraWed 12:54 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNortheast NE
BanjulWed 12:54 AM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmNorth N
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