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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 = Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 7:44:00 AM.

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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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' South, Longitude: 126° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.52 meters/second, 1578.7 km/hour, 980.9 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' 29.7"980.81 miWest0° 10' 38.3"12.19 miNorth981.17 mi
24 hours13° 08' 22.7"892.40 miEast4° 29' 54.3"309.15 miNorth949.93 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 PM1602 km996 miles865 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandTue 1:44 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 9:44 PM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 9:44 PM3666 km2278 miles1980 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 9:44 PM3699 km2298 miles1997 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 1:44 AM4259 km2647 miles2300 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 2:44 AM4526 km2812 miles2444 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 8:44 PM4712 km2928 miles2544 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 8:44 PM4895 km3042 miles2643 nmWest W
GuatemalaTue 1:44 AM4898 km3043 miles2645 nmNortheast NE

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