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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 00:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 51' South, Longitude: 0° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.82 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.8"941.10 miwest0° 04' 57.2"5.68 minorth941.35 mi
24 hours14° 42' 34.3"962.97 mieast2° 34' 59.0"177.64 minorth986.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:36 AM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaMon 1:36 AM1832 km1138 miles989 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekMon 1:36 AM1856 km1154 miles1002 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméMon 12:36 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 1:36 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 1:36 AM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleMon 1:36 AM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 2:36 AM2497 km1552 miles1348 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboMon 1:36 AM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraMon 12:36 AM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNorth N
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