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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 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' South, Longitude: 121° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.79 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 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° 29' 03.3"1001.60 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1001.74 mi
24 hours12° 12' 23.0"844.09 mieast4° 44' 23.4"325.67 minorth904.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:10 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandThu 3:10 AM3141 km1952 miles1696 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Thu 4:10 AM3379 km2099 miles1824 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 11:10 PM3526 km2191 miles1904 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloThu 2:10 AM3560 km2212 miles1922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:10 AM3582 km2226 miles1934 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 3:10 AM3870 km2405 miles2090 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Thu 2:10 AM3938 km2447 miles2126 nmNorth N
San SalvadorThu 3:10 AM3963 km2462 miles2140 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiThu 11:10 PM3973 km2469 miles2145 nmWest W
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