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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 Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 23:22:00 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: 100%

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 Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 2° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.22 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.56 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 21' 50.4"933.01 miwest0° 01' 11.1"1.36 minorth933.07 mi
24 hours15° 11' 05.0"986.29 mieast1° 10' 27.4"80.77 minorth993.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:22 PM963 km599 miles520 nmWest-northwest WNW
WindhoekSun 12:22 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaSun 12:22 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownSun 1:22 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSun 12:22 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 12:22 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 11:22 PM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSun 12:22 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSun 1:22 AM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmEast-southeast ESE
JohannesburgSun 1:22 AM2721 km1690 miles1469 nmEast-southeast ESE

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