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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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' South, Longitude: 127° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.53 meters/second, 1578.7 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.8"980.89 miwest0° 10' 38.4"12.19 minorth981.25 mi
24 hours13° 08' 21.2"892.44 mieast4° 29' 55.5"309.20 minorth949.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 11:44 PM1597 km992 miles862 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 9:44 PM2534 km1574 miles1368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandTue 1:44 AM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 9:44 PM3639 km2261 miles1965 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 9:44 PM3672 km2282 miles1983 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:44 AM4288 km2664 miles2315 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 2:44 AM4545 km2824 miles2454 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 8:44 PM4684 km2910 miles2529 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 8:44 PM4866 km3024 miles2627 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 9:44 PM4905 km3048 miles2649 nmNorthwest NW
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