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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 22:10:00 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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' South, Longitude: 11° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.66 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 56.6"974.38 miwest0° 09' 57.0"11.40 minorth974.76 mi
24 hours13° 21' 27.2"901.83 mieast4° 17' 23.0"294.83 minorth955.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 11:10 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaMon 11:10 PM464 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboMon 11:10 PM480 km299 miles259 nmEast E
MalanjeMon 11:10 PM643 km400 miles347 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeMon 11:10 PM686 km426 miles370 nmNortheast NE
MenongueMon 11:10 PM728 km453 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
CabindaMon 11:10 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth N
Pointe-NoireMon 11:10 PM864 km537 miles467 nmNorth N
DolisieMon 11:10 PM938 km583 miles506 nmNorth N
LuenaMon 11:10 PM940 km584 miles507 nmEast E
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