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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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 00:32:00 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 Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 14° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.2 km/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 21' 50.5"933.15 miwest0° 01' 22.0"1.57 minorth933.22 mi
24 hours15° 10' 21.8"985.65 mieast1° 14' 39.0"85.58 minorth993.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 12:32 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSat 9:32 PM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 12:32 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmNorth N
Rio de JaneiroSat 9:32 PM2983 km1854 miles1611 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbidjanSun 12:32 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 12:32 AM3144 km1954 miles1698 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 12:32 AM3165 km1966 miles1709 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 9:32 PM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaSun 1:32 AM3232 km2009 miles1745 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 12:32 AM3236 km2011 miles1747 nmNortheast NE

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