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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 Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 72%

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 Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' South, Longitude: 130° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.90 meters/second, 1508.0 km/hour, 937.1 miles/hour or 814.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.5"936.75 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 misouth936.75 mi
24 hours14° 26' 59.7"939.89 mieast0° 35' 35.1"40.80 minorth942.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tennant CreekFri 8:26 PM398 km247 miles215 nmEast E
Alice SpringsFri 8:26 PM553 km343 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinFri 8:26 PM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
EuclaFri 7:41 PM1313 km816 miles709 nmSouth S
DiliFri 7:56 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairnsFri 8:56 PM1657 km1030 miles895 nmEast E
AdelaideFri 8:26 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PerthFri 6:56 PM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmSouthwest SW
MakassarFri 6:56 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarFri 6:56 PM2052 km1275 miles1108 nmNorthwest NW

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