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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 9:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 43' South, Longitude: 23° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.40 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.9"973.80 miWest0° 09' 53.1"11.33 miNorth974.18 mi
24 hours13° 22' 36.0"902.63 miEast4° 16' 08.1"293.41 miNorth955.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguMon 11:20 PM284 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
LuenaMon 10:20 PM387 km241 miles209 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubumbashiMon 11:20 PM465 km289 miles251 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweMon 11:20 PM529 km329 miles286 nmEast E
LucapaMon 10:20 PM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdolaMon 11:20 PM574 km357 miles310 nmEast E
KabweMon 11:20 PM585 km364 miles316 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaMon 11:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueMon 10:20 PM648 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
RunduMon 10:20 PM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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