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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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' South, Longitude: 149° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.4"995.31 miwest0° 11' 49.4"13.54 minorth995.58 mi
24 hours12° 35' 07.7"865.92 mieast4° 47' 37.2"329.40 minorth929.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiThu 12:10 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteWed 12:10 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouth S
RarotongaWed 12:10 AM2044 km1270 miles1103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoWed 11:10 PM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmWest W
ApiaWed 11:10 PM2630 km1634 miles1420 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiTue 11:10 PM2679 km1665 miles1447 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownWed 2:10 AM2930 km1820 miles1582 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandTue 10:10 PM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluWed 12:10 AM3164 km1966 miles1708 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaWed 11:10 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmWest-southwest WSW
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