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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: 98%
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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 49' South
Longitude: 16° 49' 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"1000.38 miwest0° 12' 02.4"13.79 minorth1000.56 mi
24 hours12° 18' 49.7"850.78 mieast4° 47' 07.0"328.81 minorth912.82 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 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownThu 1:54 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryThu 1:54 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauThu 1:54 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroThu 1:54 AM1668 km1036 miles901 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanThu 1:54 AM1684 km1047 miles909 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulThu 1:54 AM1800 km1118 miles972 nmNorth N
JamestownThu 1:54 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
DakarThu 1:54 AM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmNorth N
BamakoThu 1:54 AM1969 km1224 miles1063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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