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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 22:00:00 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 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 36' South, Longitude: 13° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.61 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.1"974.26 miwest0° 09' 56.3"11.39 minorth974.64 mi
24 hours13° 21' 41.0"901.99 mieast4° 17' 08.0"294.55 minorth955.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboMon 11:00 PM219 km136 miles119 nmEast E
LubangoMon 11:00 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
LuandaMon 11:00 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth N
MalanjeMon 11:00 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
MenongueMon 11:00 PM487 km303 miles263 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeMon 11:00 PM571 km355 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaMon 11:00 PM680 km422 miles367 nmEast E
CabindaMon 11:00 PM797 km495 miles431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RunduMon 11:00 PM875 km544 miles473 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireMon 11:00 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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