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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: 99%
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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 02' South
Longitude: 118° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.36 meters/second, 1578.1 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.8"980.52 miwest0° 10' 36.0"12.15 minorth980.89 mi
24 hours13° 09' 07.1"893.01 mieast4° 29' 16.6"308.45 minorth950.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 11:10 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandTue 1:10 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteMon 9:10 PM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:10 AM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 2:10 AM4005 km2489 miles2163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 1:10 AM4222 km2623 miles2280 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 1:10 AM4269 km2653 miles2305 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 1:10 AM4425 km2749 miles2389 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaTue 1:10 AM4463 km2773 miles2410 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 9:10 PM4490 km2790 miles2424 nmWest-northwest WNW
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