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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 09:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' North, Longitude: 58° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.35 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.2 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"948.97 miWest0° 02' 50.9"3.27 miNorth948.84 mi
24 hours11° 40' 22.1"763.34 miEast0° 42' 51.4"49.13 miNorth763.27 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 5:44 AM339 km211 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 5:44 AM371 km231 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
Pointe-à-PitreWed 5:44 AM413 km256 miles223 nmSouthwest SW
BradesWed 5:44 AM424 km263 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
GustaviaWed 5:44 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 5:44 AM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyWed 5:44 AM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 5:44 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotWed 5:44 AM447 km278 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 5:44 AM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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