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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 40' South, Longitude: 22° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.13 meters/second, 1595.3 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.52 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.1"991.16 miwest0° 11' 32.7"13.22 minorth991.47 mi
24 hours12° 45' 29.1"874.61 mieast4° 44' 25.5"325.73 minorth936.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 10:24 PM1414 km879 miles763 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 10:24 PM1880 km1168 miles1015 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 10:24 PM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaWed 1:24 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
JamestownWed 1:24 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 1:24 AM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 1:24 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 1:24 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 1:24 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 1:24 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
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