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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' South, Longitude: 160° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.94 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 47.0"984.06 miwest0° 10' 56.5"12.54 minorth984.41 mi
24 hours13° 01' 39.3"887.43 mieast4° 35' 09.4"315.17 minorth946.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraTue 11:44 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
GizoTue 11:44 PM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArawaTue 10:44 PM707 km439 miles382 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleTue 11:44 PM926 km575 miles500 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaTue 11:44 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmSoutheast SE
YarenWed 12:44 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyTue 10:44 PM1486 km924 miles803 nmWest W
CairnsTue 10:44 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaWed 12:44 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNortheast NE
PalikirTue 11:44 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth N
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