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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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' South, Longitude: 135° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.70 meters/second, 1579.3 km/hour, 981.3 miles/hour or 852.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.8"981.28 miwest0° 10' 40.7"12.23 minorth981.64 mi
24 hours13° 07' 32.6"891.84 mieast4° 30' 36.1"309.97 minorth949.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 10:50 PM461 km286 miles249 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 10:20 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownTue 12:20 AM1684 km1046 miles909 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiTue 10:20 PM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 10:20 PM2814 km1749 miles1520 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandTue 2:20 AM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmSoutheast SE
AlofiMon 9:20 PM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 9:20 PM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:20 PM3931 km2443 miles2123 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 10:20 PM4301 km2672 miles2322 nmNorthwest NW
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