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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, July 1, 2013 at 17:44:00 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: 35%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 1, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 11' North, Longitude: 160° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.34 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.38 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 minorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.8"982.61 miwest0° 08' 36.7"9.87 minorth982.39 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.2"760.90 mieast3° 08' 03.5"215.48 minorth786.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 7:44 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiTue 7:44 AM1195 km743 miles646 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 5:44 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 6:44 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 6:44 AM2660 km1653 miles1437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaTue 6:44 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 5:44 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmWest W
TarawaTue 5:44 AM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 5:44 AM3202 km1990 miles1729 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 7:44 AM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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