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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: 56%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, September 2, 2014 at 11:11 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, September 9, 2014 at 1:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 30' South
Longitude: 100° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.64 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"15.80 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 26' 28.1"947.45 miwest0° 01' 20.7"1.54 misouth947.39 mi
24 hours13° 37' 50.8"894.31 mieast0° 00' 20.1"0.39 misouth894.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandTue 7:00 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 7:00 PM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaTue 8:00 PM2595 km1612 miles1401 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoTue 8:00 PM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 5:00 PM3160 km1964 miles1706 nmWest-southwest WSW
SantiagoTue 9:00 PM3379 km2100 miles1825 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 9:00 PM3418 km2124 miles1846 nmEast E
San JoseTue 7:00 PM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoTue 8:00 PM3623 km2251 miles1956 nmEast E
SucreTue 9:00 PM3688 km2292 miles1991 nmEast E
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