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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 14:10:00 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: 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 51' South, Longitude: 126° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.17 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 25' 30.1"968.80 miwest0° 09' 16.4"10.63 minorth969.18 mi
24 hours13° 32' 25.7"909.41 mieast4° 04' 23.3"279.98 minorth958.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinMon 11:40 PM470 km292 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuaiMon 11:10 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangMon 10:10 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNorthwest NW
SameMon 11:10 PM550 km341 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauMon 11:10 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth N
DiliMon 11:10 PM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeMon 10:10 PM783 km487 miles423 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekMon 11:40 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmSoutheast SE
KendariMon 10:10 PM1187 km737 miles641 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarMon 10:10 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorthwest NW
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