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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 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 21' South, Longitude: 120° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.57 meters/second, 1600.5 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 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.0"994.45 miwest0° 11' 46.2"13.48 minorth994.73 mi
24 hours12° 37' 24.8"867.90 mieast4° 47' 07.1"328.83 minorth930.92 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 AM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandWed 2:10 AM2566 km1595 miles1386 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteTue 10:10 PM3424 km2127 miles1849 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:10 AM3450 km2144 miles1863 nmEast E
Mexico City *Wed 3:10 AM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 2:10 AM4012 km2493 miles2166 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:10 AM4042 km2511 miles2182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 2:10 AM4080 km2535 miles2203 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiWed 10:10 PM4227 km2626 miles2282 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManaguaWed 2:10 AM4277 km2657 miles2309 nmEast-northeast ENE
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