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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 28' South, Longitude: 111° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.45 meters/second, 1600.0 km/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 863.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.0"994.11 miwest0° 11' 45.1"13.46 minorth994.39 mi
24 hours12° 38' 07.8"868.45 mieast4° 46' 56.2"328.60 minorth931.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandWed 1:34 AM2290 km1423 miles1236 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsWed 1:34 AM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownTue 11:34 PM2876 km1787 miles1553 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Wed 2:34 AM3157 km1962 miles1705 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 1:34 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 1:34 AM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 1:34 AM3448 km2142 miles1862 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 1:34 AM3493 km2171 miles1886 nmNortheast NE
San JoseWed 1:34 AM3516 km2185 miles1898 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanWed 1:34 AM3605 km2240 miles1946 nmNortheast NE

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