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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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 14' South
Longitude: 128° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.68 meters/second, 1600.9 km/hour, 994.7 miles/hour or 864.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 27' 53.9"994.70 miwest0° 11' 47.1"13.50 minorth994.98 mi
24 hours12° 36' 45.8"867.33 mieast4° 47' 16.5"329.01 minorth930.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 12:44 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 10:44 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandWed 2:44 AM3064 km1904 miles1655 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiWed 10:44 PM3340 km2075 miles1803 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 10:44 PM3766 km2340 miles2033 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Wed 3:44 AM4282 km2661 miles2312 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 1:44 AM4330 km2690 miles2338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:44 AM4348 km2702 miles2348 nmEast E
HonoluluTue 10:44 PM4433 km2754 miles2393 nmNorthwest NW
Los Angeles *Wed 1:44 AM4585 km2849 miles2476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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