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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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 44' South, Longitude: 25° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.35 meters/second, 1567.3 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.3"973.69 miwest0° 09' 52.3"11.31 minorth974.07 mi
24 hours13° 22' 49.7"902.80 mieast4° 15' 52.9"293.12 minorth955.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiMon 11:10 PM223 km139 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweMon 11:10 PM268 km167 miles145 nmEast E
NdolaMon 11:10 PM314 km195 miles169 nmEast E
KabweMon 11:10 PM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguMon 11:10 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaMon 11:10 PM403 km250 miles218 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaMon 10:10 PM644 km400 miles347 nmWest W
KasamaMon 11:10 PM656 km407 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataMon 11:10 PM754 km469 miles407 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:10 PM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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