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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 15:10:00 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: 100%

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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 36' South, Longitude: 125° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.59 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.6 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.4"985.46 miwest0° 11' 04.6"12.69 minorth985.81 mi
24 hours12° 58' 28.4"884.93 mieast4° 37' 21.8"317.67 minorth944.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SameWed 12:10 AM69 km43 miles37 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiWed 12:10 AM71 km44 miles38 nmWest-northwest WNW
DiliWed 12:10 AM118 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauWed 12:10 AM143 km89 miles77 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangTue 11:10 PM255 km158 miles138 nmWest-southwest WSW
EndeTue 11:10 PM465 km289 miles251 nmWest W
DarwinWed 12:40 AM632 km393 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
AmbonWed 12:10 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KendariTue 11:10 PM721 km448 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RabaTue 11:10 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest W
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