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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 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 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° 56' 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
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.8"1000.97 miwest0° 11' 30.6"13.18 minorth1000.96 mi
24 hours11° 55' 33.2"823.36 mieast4° 24' 41.2"303.13 minorth874.79 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 AM3038 km1887 miles1640 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 3:00 AM3054 km1898 miles1649 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownFri 2:00 AM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Fri 3:00 AM3400 km2113 miles1836 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 3:00 AM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:00 AM3630 km2255 miles1960 nmEast E
Easter IslandFri 4:00 AM3648 km2267 miles1970 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuatemalaFri 4:00 AM3656 km2271 miles1974 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 3:00 AM3676 km2284 miles1985 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 4:00 AM3768 km2341 miles2035 nmEast-northeast ENE

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