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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 8:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 54' South, Longitude: 40° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.04 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.22 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.9"973.00 miWest0° 09' 47.3"11.22 miNorth973.38 mi
24 hours13° 24' 12.3"903.76 miEast4° 14' 20.9"291.36 miNorth956.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PembaMon 10:10 PM37 km23 miles20 nmEast E
NampulaMon 10:10 PM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniMon 11:10 PM361 km224 miles195 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniMon 11:10 PM393 km244 miles212 nmEast E
MutsamuduMon 11:10 PM466 km290 miles252 nmEast E
MamoutzouMon 11:10 PM548 km341 miles296 nmEast E
BlantyreMon 10:10 PM643 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamMon 11:10 PM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth N
LilongweMon 10:10 PM704 km437 miles380 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityMon 11:10 PM753 km468 miles407 nmNorth N

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