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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: 45%
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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 07' South
Longitude: 98° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.65 meters/second, 1546.7 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.0"960.89 miwest0° 06' 58.5"8.00 misouth960.64 mi
24 hours13° 19' 16.3"885.33 mieast2° 20' 38.3"161.20 misouth894.48 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 5:56 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsTue 5:56 PM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaTue 6:56 PM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmEast E
GuayaquilTue 6:56 PM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 6:56 PM2828 km1757 miles1527 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 7:56 PM3261 km2026 miles1761 nmEast E
San JoseTue 5:56 PM3300 km2051 miles1782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoTue 7:56 PM3401 km2114 miles1837 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoTue 7:56 PM3411 km2120 miles1842 nmEast E
ManaguaTue 5:56 PM3413 km2121 miles1843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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