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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 9:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 10' South, Longitude: 134° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.76 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 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' 55.2"994.81 miWest0° 11' 47.7"13.51 miNorth995.08 mi
24 hours12° 36' 17.3"866.86 miEast4° 47' 22.9"329.11 miNorth929.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 11:40 PM646 km401 miles349 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteTue 11:10 PM2075 km1290 miles1121 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownWed 1:10 AM2142 km1331 miles1156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiWed 11:10 PM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 11:10 PM3204 km1991 miles1730 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandWed 3:10 AM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmSoutheast SE
HonoluluTue 11:10 PM3976 km2470 miles2147 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoWed 10:10 PM4075 km2532 miles2200 nmWest W
AlofiTue 10:10 PM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:10 PM4180 km2598 miles2257 nmWest-southwest WSW

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