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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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 49' South, Longitude: 171° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.01 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.8 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.70 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 22' 46.3"941.52 miwest0° 04' 47.5"5.49 minorth941.76 mi
24 hours345° 18' 06.7"962.37 miwest2° 31' 39.7"173.83 minorth984.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port VilaSun 10:22 PM329 km204 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuganvilleSun 10:22 PM564 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaSun 10:22 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouthwest SW
NadiSun 11:22 PM666 km414 miles359 nmEast E
LautokaSun 11:22 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
SuvaSun 11:22 PM766 km476 miles413 nmEast E
LabasaSun 11:22 PM905 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
FunafutiSun 11:22 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaMon 12:22 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSun 10:22 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmNorthwest NW

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