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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 10:00:00 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 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 28' South, Longitude: 154° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.04 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.5"955.05 miwest0° 07' 42.6"8.84 minorth955.40 mi
24 hours14° 09' 48.1"939.55 mieast3° 33' 45.3"244.93 minorth978.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteMidnight Sun-Mon529 km329 miles286 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaMidnight Sun-Mon773 km480 miles417 nmSouthwest SW
AlofiSun 11:00 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 11:00 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:00 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMidnight Mon-Tue2053 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth N
NukualofaMon 11:00 PM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdamstownMon 2:00 AM2699 km1677 miles1457 nmEast-southeast ESE
SuvaMon 10:00 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:00 PM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmWest-northwest WNW

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