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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: 99%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 46' South
Longitude: 51° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 31.3"999.18 miwest0° 12' 00.6"13.76 minorth999.38 mi
24 hours12° 23' 24.4"855.24 mieast4° 48' 04.3"329.91 minorth917.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 1:10 AM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE
MogadishuThu 12:10 AM957 km594 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniThu 12:10 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamThu 12:10 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiThu 12:10 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 12:10 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaThu 12:10 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmWest W
Port LouisThu 1:10 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisThu 1:10 AM1935 km1203 miles1045 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DjiboutiThu 12:10 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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