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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: 48%
Previous 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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 18' North
Longitude: 143° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.70 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.80 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"947.58 miwest0° 02' 18.4"2.65 minorth947.47 mi
24 hours11° 39' 37.2"761.40 mieast0° 29' 51.5"34.23 minorth761.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 5:34 AM1473 km915 miles796 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 5:34 AM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 8:34 AM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 8:34 AM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Wed 8:34 AM3372 km2095 miles1821 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 8:34 AM3503 km2177 miles1892 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 8:34 AM3522 km2189 miles1902 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 4:34 AM3538 km2199 miles1911 nmWest-northwest WNW
Seattle *Wed 8:34 AM3698 km2298 miles1997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Wed 8:34 AM3809 km2367 miles2057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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