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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 13:44:00 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: 97%

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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' South, Longitude: 132° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.04 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.7"968.50 miwest0° 09' 14.1"10.58 minorth968.88 mi
24 hours13° 33' 01.1"909.81 mieast4° 03' 37.2"279.10 minorth958.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineMon 11:14 PM99 km62 miles54 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinMon 11:14 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekMon 11:14 PM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
BaucauMon 10:44 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 10:44 PM968 km602 miles523 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuaiMon 10:44 PM985 km612 miles532 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliMon 10:44 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsMon 11:14 PM1086 km675 miles587 nmSouth S
CairnsMon 11:44 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManokwariMon 10:44 PM1449 km900 miles782 nmNorth N
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