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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: 94%

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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 34' North, Longitude: 49° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.84 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"1001.78 miwest0° 11' 40.2"13.36 minorth1001.79 mi
24 hours11° 58' 17.8"827.32 mieast4° 29' 49.5"309.03 minorth880.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneFri 2:00 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
BelémFri 2:00 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniFri 2:00 AM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboFri 2:00 AM730 km454 miles394 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieFri 2:00 AM917 km570 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamFri 1:00 AM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownFri 1:00 AM1075 km668 miles581 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausFri 1:00 AM1335 km829 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 2:00 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port of SpainFri 1:00 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorthwest NW
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