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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 12:10:00 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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 155° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.5"967.40 miwest0° 09' 05.5"10.42 minorth967.78 mi
24 hours13° 35' 08.9"911.25 mieast4° 00' 47.3"275.86 minorth959.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoMon 11:10 PM683 km425 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HoniaraMon 11:10 PM707 km439 miles382 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 10:10 PM877 km545 miles474 nmNorth N
BukaMon 10:10 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
Port MoresbyMon 10:10 PM1053 km654 miles569 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 10:10 PM1096 km681 miles592 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 11:10 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmEast-southeast ESE
NoumeaMon 11:10 PM1457 km905 miles787 nmSoutheast SE
BrisbaneMon 10:10 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth S
YarenTue 12:10 AM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmNortheast NE
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