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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 = Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:54:00 AM.

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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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 46' South, Longitude: 14° 50' 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' 28.3"990.90 miWest0° 11' 31.6"13.20 miNorth991.22 mi
24 hours12° 46' 05.8"875.11 miEast4° 44' 09.9"325.44 miNorth937.34 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 12:54 AM50 km31 miles27 nmEast-southeast ESE
JamestownWed 12:54 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaWed 12:54 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 12:54 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 12:54 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNortheast NE
ConakryWed 12:54 AM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroWed 12:54 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 12:54 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNorth N
AccraWed 12:54 AM2193 km1362 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
RecifeTue 9:54 PM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmWest W

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