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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 17' South, Longitude: 161° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.9"996.66 miwest0° 11' 54.0"13.63 minorth996.91 mi
24 hours12° 31' 21.1"862.58 mieast4° 48' 10.3"330.03 minorth925.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraThu 12:34 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GizoThu 12:34 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArawaWed 11:34 PM686 km427 miles371 nmWest W
BukaWed 11:34 PM778 km484 miles420 nmWest W
YarenThu 1:34 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNortheast NE
PalikirThu 12:34 AM1405 km873 miles759 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaThu 1:34 AM1460 km907 miles788 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaThu 12:34 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyWed 11:34 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroThu 1:34 AM1734 km1078 miles936 nmNortheast NE
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