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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 10:20:00 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: 96%

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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 26' South, Longitude: 177° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.97 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 17.8"966.12 miwest0° 08' 55.0"10.22 minorth966.49 mi
24 hours13° 37' 37.4"912.91 mieast3° 57' 21.9"271.94 minorth959.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuMon 10:20 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
LabasaMon 10:20 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
LevukaMon 10:20 PM496 km308 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
SuvaMon 10:20 PM562 km349 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
LautokaMon 10:20 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouthwest SW
NadiMon 10:20 PM619 km384 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Mon 11:20 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast E
NeiafuMon 11:20 PM632 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
ApiaMon 11:20 PM673 km418 miles363 nmEast E
PangaiMon 11:20 PM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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