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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 Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 00:44:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 19' South, Longitude: 7° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.45 meters/second, 1582.0 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.38 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.2"982.90 miwest0° 11' 02.3"12.64 minorth983.27 mi
24 hours13° 01' 59.4"886.97 mieast4° 36' 38.9"316.86 minorth947.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaWed 1:44 AM693 km431 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
CabindaWed 1:44 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireWed 1:44 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNortheast NE
LubangoWed 1:44 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieWed 1:44 AM915 km568 miles494 nmNortheast NE
UígeWed 1:44 AM925 km575 miles500 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboWed 1:44 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeWed 1:44 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmEast E
KinshasaWed 1:44 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 1:44 AM1124 km699 miles607 nmNortheast NE
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