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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 15:20:00 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 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 34' South, Longitude: 123° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.64 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.5 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' 55.9"985.56 miwest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 minorth985.91 mi
24 hours12° 58' 15.3"884.76 mieast4° 37' 30.4"317.83 minorth944.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangTue 11:20 PM68 km42 miles37 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuaiWed 12:20 AM203 km126 miles109 nmEast E
EndeTue 11:20 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-northwest WNW
SameWed 12:20 AM252 km157 miles136 nmEast-northeast ENE
DiliWed 12:20 AM262 km162 miles141 nmEast-northeast ENE
BaucauWed 12:20 AM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
RabaTue 11:20 PM529 km329 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
KendariTue 11:20 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth N
MakassarTue 11:20 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
MataramTue 11:20 PM813 km505 miles439 nmWest W
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