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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 07:20:00 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: 95%

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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 134° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.04 meters/second, 1551.8 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.07 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.5"964.02 miwest0° 08' 37.6"9.89 minorth964.39 mi
24 hours13° 41' 38.1"915.56 mieast3° 51' 30.7"265.24 minorth960.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 9:50 PM833 km517 miles450 nmNorthwest NW
Gambier IslandsSun 10:20 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 11:20 PM1227 km763 miles663 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 9:20 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSun 9:20 PM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 1:20 AM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiMon 9:20 PM3105 km1929 miles1676 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 8:20 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 8:20 PM3995 km2482 miles2157 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 8:20 PM4017 km2496 miles2169 nmWest W

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