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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: 98%

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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 39' South, Longitude: 101° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.8"1001.47 miwest0° 12' 02.2"13.79 minorth1001.62 mi
24 hours12° 13' 35.2"845.42 mieast4° 45' 02.3"326.43 minorth906.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:44 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmEast E
Acapulco *Thu 2:44 AM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 1:44 AM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 1:44 AM2160 km1342 miles1166 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 1:44 AM2257 km1402 miles1218 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 1:44 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 1:44 AM2331 km1448 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Thu 2:44 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Thu 2:44 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilThu 2:44 AM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmEast E
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