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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 9:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 36' South, Longitude: 140° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.73 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.91 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 45.9"954.35 miWest0° 07' 35.6"8.70 miNorth954.71 mi
24 hours14° 11' 26.5"940.74 miEast3° 31' 22.4"242.21 miNorth979.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeSun 11:30 PM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth N
Gambier IslandsMidnight Sun-Mon897 km557 miles484 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 11:00 PM1021 km634 miles551 nmWest W
AdamstownMon 1:00 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 11:00 PM2142 km1331 miles1157 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:00 PM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 10:00 PM3178 km1974 miles1716 nmWest W
Easter IslandMon 3:00 AM3367 km2092 miles1818 nmEast-southeast ESE
ApiaMon 10:00 PM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:00 PM3472 km2157 miles1875 nmWest W

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