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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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 04' South
Longitude: 0° 04' 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"1000.11 miwest0° 12' 02.2"13.79 minorth1000.30 mi
24 hours12° 19' 55.9"851.87 mieast4° 47' 24.7"329.15 minorth914.10 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 AM831 km516 miles449 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraThu 12:44 AM952 km591 miles514 nmNorth N
Santo António (Príncipe)Thu 12:44 AM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-GentilThu 1:44 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeThu 12:44 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 12:44 AM1032 km641 miles557 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 1:44 AM1093 km679 miles590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 1:44 AM1112 km691 miles600 nmEast-northeast ENE
LagosThu 1:44 AM1113 km692 miles601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboThu 1:44 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmNortheast NE
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