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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 11:56:00 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 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' South, Longitude: 85° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.41 meters/second, 1524.3 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 50.1"946.84 miWest0° 04' 32.8"5.21 miSouth946.65 mi
24 hours13° 56' 19.6"914.59 miEast1° 15' 57.6"87.08 miSouth915.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 6:56 PM1118 km695 miles604 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 7:56 PM1813 km1126 miles979 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 6:56 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:56 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoWed 7:56 PM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreWed 7:56 PM2090 km1299 miles1129 nmEast E
QuitoWed 6:56 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoWed 7:56 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaWed 8:56 PM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmSoutheast SE
Easter IslandWed 5:56 PM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmWest-southwest WSW

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