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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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 40' South
Longitude: 22° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.14 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"991.24 miwest0° 11' 32.8"13.23 minorth991.55 mi
24 hours12° 45' 27.7"874.65 mieast4° 44' 26.1"325.77 minorth936.96 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 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest W
FortalezaTue 10:24 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 10:24 PM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaWed 1:24 AM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
JamestownWed 1:24 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownWed 1:24 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 1:24 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 1:24 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulWed 1:24 AM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 1:24 AM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
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