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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 15, 2013 at 03:18:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 15, 2013 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 45' South, Longitude: 154° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.01 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.2"997.55 miwest0° 10' 36.0"12.14 misouth997.44 mi
24 hours11° 45' 09.4"807.31 mieast4° 06' 12.7"282.01 misouth851.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiMon 5:18 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PapeeteSun 5:18 PM1288 km800 miles695 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaSun 5:18 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FakaofoMon 4:18 PM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmWest W
ApiaMon 4:18 PM2091 km1300 miles1129 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlofiSun 4:18 PM2191 km1361 miles1183 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandSun 3:18 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 4:18 PM2778 km1726 miles1500 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 3:18 PM2955 km1836 miles1596 nmWest W
HonoluluSun 5:18 PM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmNorth N
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