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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 22:10:00 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: 99%

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 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 15° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.61 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.79 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 23' 11.3"947.34 miwest0° 06' 15.2"7.17 minorth947.65 mi
24 hours14° 28' 04.6"952.71 mieast3° 03' 20.7"210.12 minorth983.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueSun 11:10 PM401 km249 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubangoSun 11:10 PM412 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
RunduSun 11:10 PM412 km256 miles222 nmEast E
WindhoekSun 11:10 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SwakopmundSun 11:10 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HuamboSun 11:10 PM560 km348 miles303 nmNorth N
Walvis BaySun 11:10 PM584 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GhanziMon 12:10 AM740 km460 miles400 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSun 11:10 PM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguMon 12:10 AM825 km512 miles445 nmEast-northeast ENE

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