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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' South, Longitude: 68° 15' West

The ground speed is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 kilometres/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.7"947.42 miWest0° 04' 40.6"5.36 miSouth947.22 mi
24 hours13° 54' 44.6"913.34 miEast1° 19' 23.3"91.01 miSouth914.29 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OruroWed 6:46 PM129 km80 miles70 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazWed 6:46 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth N
AricaWed 6:46 PM219 km136 miles118 nmWest W
CochabambaWed 6:46 PM247 km153 miles133 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreWed 6:46 PM323 km201 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArequipaWed 5:46 PM412 km256 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzWed 6:46 PM540 km336 miles292 nmEast E
AntofagastaWed 6:46 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 5:46 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaWed 7:46 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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