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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 09:10:00 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 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 35' South, Longitude: 142° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.78 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.91 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 23' 46.5"954.47 miwest0° 07' 36.7"8.73 minorth954.82 mi
24 hours14° 11' 10.2"940.55 mieast3° 31' 46.3"242.67 minorth979.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteSun 11:10 PM768 km477 miles415 nmWest W
TaiohaeSun 11:40 PM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownMon 1:10 AM1588 km987 miles858 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaSun 11:10 PM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiMon 11:10 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 10:10 PM2925 km1818 miles1579 nmWest W
ApiaMon 10:10 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 10:10 PM3223 km2002 miles1740 nmWest W
NukualofaMon 10:10 PM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandMon 3:10 AM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmEast-southeast ESE

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