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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: 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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 26' South, Longitude: 113° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"994.18 miwest0° 11' 45.4"13.46 minorth994.47 mi
24 hours12° 37' 56.2"868.28 mieast4° 46' 59.3"328.66 minorth931.27 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 1:44 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmSouth S
AdamstownTue 11:44 PM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsWed 1:44 AM2740 km1703 miles1480 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Wed 2:44 AM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 1:44 AM3455 km2147 miles1865 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 1:44 AM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 1:44 AM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 1:44 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmNortheast NE
San JoseWed 1:44 AM3746 km2327 miles2022 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanWed 1:44 AM3789 km2354 miles2046 nmNortheast NE
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