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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 9:00:00 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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 12' South, Longitude: 131° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.73 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 54.6"994.74 miWest0° 11' 47.5"13.50 miNorth995.01 mi
24 hours12° 36' 28.7"867.03 miEast4° 47' 20.3"329.06 miNorth930.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 11:30 PM886 km551 miles479 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 1:00 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 11:00 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 11:00 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter IslandWed 3:00 AM3330 km2069 miles1798 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaTue 11:00 PM3427 km2129 miles1850 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:00 PM4153 km2581 miles2242 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 10:00 PM4339 km2696 miles2343 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:00 PM4348 km2702 miles2348 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:00 PM4438 km2758 miles2396 nmWest-southwest WSW

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