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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: 93%

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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 32' North, Longitude: 121° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.51 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.8"1000.98 miwest0° 11' 30.6"13.18 minorth1000.96 mi
24 hours11° 55' 33.8"823.37 mieast4° 24' 42.4"303.16 minorth874.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mexico City *Fri 5:00 AM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 3:00 AM3044 km1891 miles1644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 2:00 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Fri 3:00 AM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 3:00 AM3459 km2149 miles1868 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:00 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 4:00 AM3628 km2254 miles1959 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter IslandFri 4:00 AM3637 km2260 miles1964 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Las Vegas *Fri 3:00 AM3672 km2281 miles1982 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 4:00 AM3740 km2324 miles2019 nmEast-northeast ENE
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