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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 15' South, Longitude: 159° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.58 meters/second, 1604.1 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' 09.5"996.72 miwest0° 11' 54.2"13.63 minorth996.97 mi
24 hours12° 31' 10.2"862.41 mieast4° 48' 11.3"330.05 minorth925.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoThu 12:44 AM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
ArawaWed 11:44 PM425 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraThu 12:44 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
BukaWed 11:44 PM511 km318 miles276 nmWest W
YarenThu 1:44 AM997 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 12:44 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyWed 11:44 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 1:44 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaThu 12:44 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmSoutheast SE
MajuroThu 1:44 AM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmNortheast NE
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