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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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 52' South, Longitude: 133° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.65 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.2"981.09 miwest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 minorth981.45 mi
24 hours13° 07' 47.6"891.97 mieast4° 30' 23.7"309.71 minorth949.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeMon 10:40 PM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 12:10 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 10:10 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 10:10 PM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmWest-northwest WNW
Easter IslandTue 2:10 AM3065 km1905 miles1655 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 10:10 PM3075 km1911 miles1660 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiMon 9:10 PM4059 km2522 miles2192 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoTue 9:10 PM4185 km2601 miles2260 nmWest W
ApiaTue 9:10 PM4220 km2622 miles2278 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 10:10 PM4475 km2780 miles2416 nmNorthwest NW

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