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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 QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 23' South
Longitude: 70° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.63 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.6 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' 25.9"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.9"947.40 miwest0° 04' 39.4"5.34 misouth947.20 mi
24 hours13° 54' 59.7"913.60 mieast1° 18' 50.7"90.39 misouth914.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AricaWed 6:56 PM63 km39 miles34 nmEast E
IquiqueWed 6:56 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaWed 5:56 PM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazWed 6:56 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
SucreWed 6:56 PM601 km373 miles325 nmEast E
SaltaWed 7:56 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
LimaWed 5:56 PM960 km597 miles518 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoWed 6:56 PM989 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AsuncionWed 6:56 PM1570 km975 miles847 nmEast-southeast ESE
CórdobaWed 7:56 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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