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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' South, Longitude: 132° 15' 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' 54.7"994.81 miwest0° 11' 47.5"13.51 minorth995.09 mi
24 hours12° 36' 27.4"867.07 mieast4° 47' 20.6"329.09 minorth930.14 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 PM859 km534 miles464 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownWed 1:00 AM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 11:00 PM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiWed 11:00 PM2927 km1819 miles1581 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter IslandWed 3:00 AM3351 km2082 miles1810 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaTue 11:00 PM3401 km2114 miles1837 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 11:00 PM4133 km2568 miles2231 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 10:00 PM4313 km2680 miles2329 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:00 PM4320 km2685 miles2333 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:00 PM4409 km2740 miles2381 nmWest-southwest WSW
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