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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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' South, Longitude: 156° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.0"996.71 miwest0° 11' 54.4"13.64 minorth996.96 mi
24 hours12° 30' 59.3"862.19 mieast4° 48' 12.2"330.04 minorth925.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArawaWed 11:54 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouthwest SW
BukaWed 11:54 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest W
GizoThu 12:54 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouth S
HoniaraThu 12:54 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyWed 11:54 PM1167 km725 miles630 nmWest-southwest WSW
YarenThu 1:54 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalikirThu 12:54 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
CairnsWed 11:54 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraWed 10:54 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest W
Port VilaThu 12:54 AM1862 km1157 miles1006 nmSoutheast SE

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