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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 Monday, June 17, 2013 at 17:24:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 17, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 23' South, Longitude: 19° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.6"997.65 miwest0° 10' 55.6"12.52 misouth997.55 mi
24 hours12° 01' 21.7"826.47 mieast4° 15' 02.4"292.12 misouth872.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TshikapaMon 7:24 PM117 km73 miles63 nmEast E
LucapaMon 6:24 PM251 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mbuji-MayiMon 7:24 PM427 km265 miles231 nmEast E
MalanjeMon 6:24 PM512 km318 miles276 nmSouthwest SW
UígeMon 6:24 PM534 km332 miles288 nmWest-southwest WSW
KinshasaMon 6:24 PM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleMon 6:24 PM546 km340 miles295 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaMon 6:24 PM597 km371 miles322 nmSouth S
LuandaMon 6:24 PM767 km477 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
DolisieMon 6:24 PM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-northwest WNW
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