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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
This phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 02' North
Longitude: 56° 50' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.2"949.08 miwest0° 02' 51.8"3.28 minorth948.95 mi
24 hours11° 40' 23.2"763.45 mieast0° 43' 11.0"49.51 minorth763.38 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 AM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:34 AM573 km356 miles309 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 5:34 AM588 km365 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:34 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
BradesWed 5:34 AM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:34 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaWed 5:34 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 5:34 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 5:34 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:34 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
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