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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 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 07' South, Longitude: 137° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.80 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 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"0.23 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.8"994.96 miwest0° 11' 48.1"13.52 minorth995.23 mi
24 hours12° 36' 04.6"866.74 mieast4° 47' 25.7"329.18 minorth929.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 11:50 PM416 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteTue 11:20 PM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownWed 1:20 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiWed 11:20 PM2420 km1504 miles1307 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 11:20 PM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandWed 3:20 AM3742 km2325 miles2020 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoWed 10:20 PM3785 km2352 miles2043 nmWest W
HonoluluTue 11:20 PM3790 km2355 miles2047 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiTue 10:20 PM3835 km2383 miles2071 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 10:20 PM3895 km2420 miles2103 nmWest-southwest WSW
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