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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 3:34:00 PM.

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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: 48%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' North, Longitude: 143° 38' 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"0.05 miNorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"947.52 miWest0° 02' 18.5"2.65 miNorth947.41 mi
24 hours11° 39' 37.3"761.35 miEast0° 29' 54.0"34.28 miNorth760.96 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 AM1501 km933 miles811 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 5:34 AM2439 km1515 miles1317 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 8:34 AM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 8:34 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Wed 8:34 AM3350 km2082 miles1809 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 8:34 AM3479 km2162 miles1878 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 8:34 AM3498 km2174 miles1889 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayWed 4:34 AM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmWest-northwest WNW
Seattle *Wed 8:34 AM3685 km2290 miles1990 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Wed 8:34 AM3797 km2359 miles2050 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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