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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 23:42:00 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 23:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 2° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.24 meters/second, 1502.1 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.56 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 21' 50.4"933.05 miwest0° 01' 14.2"1.42 minorth933.11 mi
24 hours15° 10' 53.1"986.11 mieast1° 11' 39.4"82.15 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 11:42 PM573 km356 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
WindhoekSun 12:42 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmEast E
LuandaSun 12:42 AM2106 km1308 miles1137 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSat 11:42 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownSun 1:42 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSun 12:42 AM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 12:42 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 12:42 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSat 11:42 PM2818 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:42 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth N
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