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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 24, 2013 at 00:26:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 24, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' South, Longitude: 2° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.4"941.02 miwest0° 04' 55.9"5.65 minorth941.26 mi
24 hours14° 42' 50.3"963.19 mieast2° 34' 28.8"177.06 minorth986.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:26 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest-northwest WNW
WindhoekMon 1:26 AM1614 km1003 miles871 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaMon 1:26 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaMon 1:26 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 1:26 AM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 12:26 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleMon 1:26 AM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 2:26 AM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneMon 2:26 AM2540 km1579 miles1372 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboMon 1:26 AM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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