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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, August 19, 2013 at 02:00:00 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: 94%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' South, Longitude: 57° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.41 meters/second, 1545.9 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.01 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.7"960.36 miwest0° 08' 04.7"9.26 minorth960.72 mi
24 hours13° 48' 36.0"920.09 mieast3° 40' 21.4"252.48 minorth961.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuiabáSun 10:00 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast E
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 10:00 PM347 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasSun 11:00 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
Santa CruzSun 10:00 PM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSun 10:00 PM877 km545 miles474 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaSun 11:00 PM1066 km662 miles575 nmEast E
AsuncionSun 10:00 PM1071 km666 miles579 nmSouth S
La PazSun 10:00 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest W
Rio BrancoSun 10:00 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSun 10:00 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmNorth N

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