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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: 95%
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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 17' South
Longitude: 91° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.5"962.03 miwest0° 08' 19.5"9.54 minorth962.40 mi
24 hours13° 45' 33.6"918.19 mieast3° 45' 23.5"258.26 minorth961.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 10:20 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
LimaSun 11:20 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 11:20 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 11:20 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmNortheast NE
Easter IslandSun 10:20 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 12:20 AM2529 km1571 miles1366 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 12:20 AM2661 km1654 miles1437 nmEast E
SucreMon 12:20 AM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseSun 10:20 PM2914 km1811 miles1573 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SantiagoMon 12:20 AM2922 km1815 miles1578 nmSoutheast SE
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