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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 1:54:00 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: 98%

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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' South, Longitude: 16° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.21 meters/second, 1610.0 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 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' 44.6"1000.31 miWest0° 12' 02.4"13.79 miNorth1000.49 mi
24 hours12° 18' 50.8"850.74 miEast4° 47' 07.3"328.79 miNorth912.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaThu 1:54 AM1196 km743 miles646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 1:54 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 1:54 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauThu 1:54 AM1628 km1012 miles879 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 1:54 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 1:54 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 1:54 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth N
JamestownThu 1:54 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmSoutheast SE
DakarThu 1:54 AM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth N
BamakoThu 1:54 AM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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