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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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 22' South, Longitude: 122° 03' 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 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 03.5"1001.67 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1001.81 mi
24 hours12° 12' 22.1"844.13 mieast4° 44' 22.9"325.68 minorth904.66 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 AM2761 km1716 miles1491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandThu 3:10 AM3153 km1959 miles1703 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Thu 4:10 AM3400 km2113 miles1836 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteWed 11:10 PM3501 km2176 miles1891 nmWest-southwest WSW
HermosilloThu 2:10 AM3569 km2218 miles1927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:10 AM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmEast E
GuatemalaThu 3:10 AM3896 km2421 miles2104 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Thu 2:10 AM3940 km2448 miles2128 nmNorth N
KiritimatiThu 11:10 PM3943 km2450 miles2129 nmWest W
San SalvadorThu 3:10 AM3989 km2479 miles2154 nmEast-northeast ENE
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