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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 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 07:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 24' South, Longitude: 116° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.52 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 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' 51.2"994.34 miwest0° 11' 45.7"13.47 minorth994.62 mi
24 hours12° 37' 43.4"868.16 mieast4° 47' 02.6"328.74 minorth931.17 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 1:54 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownTue 11:54 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 1:54 AM3030 km1883 miles1636 nmEast E
Mexico City *Wed 2:54 AM3423 km2127 miles1848 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 1:54 AM3676 km2284 miles1985 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 1:54 AM3733 km2320 miles2016 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteTue 9:54 PM3815 km2371 miles2060 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaWed 1:54 AM3910 km2430 miles2111 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 1:54 AM3933 km2444 miles2124 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 12:54 AM3967 km2465 miles2142 nmNorth N
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