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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: 91%

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 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 41' North, Longitude: 151° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.96 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.2"999.79 miwest0° 11' 17.1"12.92 minorth999.74 mi
24 hours11° 52' 40.0"818.93 mieast4° 17' 49.7"295.31 minorth867.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PalikirSat 3:00 AM823 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE
HagåtñaSat 2:00 AM1196 km743 miles646 nmNorthwest NW
JayapuraSat 1:00 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 2:00 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HoniaraSat 3:00 AM1845 km1146 miles996 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MelekeokSat 1:00 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest W
YarenSat 4:00 AM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariSat 1:00 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
MajuroSat 4:00 AM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmEast E
Wake IslandSat 4:00 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmNortheast NE
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