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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 22, 2013 at 08:10:00 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: 100%

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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 42' South, Longitude: 128° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 23' 43.0"953.78 miwest0° 07' 29.7"8.59 minorth954.13 mi
24 hours14° 12' 47.8"941.73 mieast3° 29' 21.8"239.91 minorth979.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 12:10 AM951 km591 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gambier IslandsSun 11:10 PM1016 km631 miles549 nmSouthwest SW
Easter IslandMon 2:10 AM2243 km1394 miles1211 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 10:10 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 10:10 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 10:10 PM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSun 9:10 PM4437 km2757 miles2396 nmWest W
ApiaMon 9:10 PM4701 km2921 miles2538 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 9:10 PM4977 km3092 miles2687 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Mon 3:10 AM5095 km3166 miles2751 nmNortheast NE

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