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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 56° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"949.01 miwest0° 02' 51.9"3.28 minorth948.88 mi
24 hours11° 40' 23.4"763.40 mieast0° 43' 13.5"49.55 minorth763.34 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 5:34 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:34 AM599 km372 miles324 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 5:34 AM612 km380 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:34 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 5:34 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:34 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaWed 5:34 AM676 km420 miles365 nmWest W
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 5:34 AM679 km422 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:34 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyWed 5:34 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest W

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