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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 136° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.56 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.61 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 58.2"996.64 miwest0° 09' 42.5"11.12 misouth996.90 mi
24 hours10° 47' 56.1"739.74 mieast4° 02' 30.5"277.76 misouth793.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 11:50 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluWed 11:50 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 11:50 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Wed 2:50 PM3462 km2151 miles1869 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 2:50 PM3582 km2226 miles1934 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Wed 2:50 PM3605 km2240 miles1947 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 1:50 PM3735 km2321 miles2017 nmSouth S
PhoenixWed 2:50 PM3804 km2364 miles2054 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Wed 2:50 PM3820 km2374 miles2063 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaWed 11:50 AM4086 km2539 miles2206 nmSouthwest SW
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