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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 20:10:00 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: 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
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
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 PM549 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
ChipataMon 10:10 PM820 km510 miles443 nmWest W

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