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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: 50%
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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 02' North
Longitude: 54° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.39 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"949.12 miwest0° 02' 52.7"3.30 minorth948.99 mi
24 hours11° 40' 24.3"763.50 mieast0° 43' 33.2"49.94 minorth763.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Codrington (Barbuda)Wed 5:24 AM799 km496 miles431 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:24 AM816 km507 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 5:24 AM817 km508 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:24 AM847 km526 miles457 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:24 AM849 km528 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 5:24 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:24 AM863 km536 miles466 nmSouthwest SW
BradesWed 5:24 AM863 km536 miles466 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesWed 5:24 AM894 km556 miles483 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 5:24 AM899 km559 miles486 nmWest W
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