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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 Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:46:00 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: 61%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 118° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.29 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.71 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.1"942.09 miwest0° 03' 15.9"3.74 misouth941.94 mi
24 hours14° 09' 32.6"925.08 mieast0° 42' 58.9"49.28 misouth924.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandThu 6:46 PM125 km78 miles68 nmSouth S
DenpasarThu 6:46 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalangThu 5:46 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 7:46 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthThu 6:46 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouth S
SurabayaThu 5:46 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 8:16 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarThu 6:46 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsThu 8:16 PM1655 km1028 miles893 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaThu 7:31 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSoutheast SE
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