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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 Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 53' South, Longitude: 176° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 22' 44.9"941.13 miwest0° 04' 40.4"5.36 minorth941.37 mi
24 hours14° 42' 48.5"963.01 mieast2° 29' 04.9"170.87 minorth984.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TubouSun 10:32 PM223 km139 miles121 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiSun 11:32 PM278 km172 miles150 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuSun 11:32 PM299 km186 miles161 nmEast E
NukualofaSun 11:32 PM300 km187 miles162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LevukaSun 10:32 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaSun 10:32 PM488 km303 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 10:32 PM510 km317 miles276 nmWest W
Mata-UtuSun 10:32 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
NadiSun 10:32 PM622 km387 miles336 nmWest W
LautokaSun 10:32 PM623 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW

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