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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 21' South, Longitude: 119° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.57 meters/second, 1600.4 km/hour, 994.5 miles/hour or 864.2 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' 11.7"0.22 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.0"994.38 miWest0° 11' 46.1"13.48 miNorth994.65 mi
24 hours12° 37' 26.1"867.85 miEast4° 47' 06.8"328.80 miNorth930.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 12:10 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandWed 2:10 AM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:10 AM3421 km2126 miles1847 nmEast E
PapeeteTue 10:10 PM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Wed 3:10 AM3650 km2268 miles1971 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 2:10 AM3988 km2478 miles2153 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:10 AM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 2:10 AM4056 km2520 miles2190 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaWed 2:10 AM4251 km2641 miles2295 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiWed 10:10 PM4256 km2645 miles2298 nmWest W

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