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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 = Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 12:44:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 04' South, Longitude: 0° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.09 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.67 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 28' 41.3"1000.04 miWest0° 12' 02.2"13.79 miNorth1000.22 mi
24 hours12° 19' 56.8"851.83 miEast4° 47' 25.0"329.13 miNorth914.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméThu 12:44 AM804 km500 miles434 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 12:44 AM944 km586 miles510 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraThu 12:44 AM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth N
Port-GentilThu 1:44 AM974 km605 miles526 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 12:44 AM1021 km635 miles551 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 12:44 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleThu 1:44 AM1084 km673 miles585 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoThu 1:44 AM1086 km675 miles587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosThu 1:44 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboThu 1:44 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNortheast NE

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