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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: 80%
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 Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 03' North
Longitude: 24° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.45 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.5"985.17 miwest0° 09' 14.6"10.59 minorth984.97 mi
24 hours11° 43' 07.4"795.65 mieast3° 21' 56.1"231.37 minorth823.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 3:54 AM434 km269 miles234 nmNorth N
Santa MariaSun 3:54 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MindeloSun 3:54 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth N
DakarSun 4:54 AM838 km521 miles453 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaSun 4:54 AM861 km535 miles465 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulSun 4:54 AM873 km542 miles471 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorSun 4:54 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsSun 4:54 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauSun 4:54 AM947 km588 miles511 nmEast E
FarafenniSun 4:54 AM978 km608 miles528 nmEast-northeast ENE
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