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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 19:34:00 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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' South, Longitude: 62° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.74 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.5"988.02 miwest0° 11' 17.9"12.94 minorth988.36 mi
24 hours12° 52' 46.9"880.49 mieast4° 40' 50.9"321.65 minorth941.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaTue 11:34 PM881 km548 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaWed 1:34 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmEast E
Port LouisTue 11:34 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisTue 11:34 PM1525 km948 miles824 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 12:34 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoTue 10:34 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniTue 10:34 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 10:34 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 1:04 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamTue 10:34 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmWest W

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