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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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 156° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 50.1"955.16 miwest0° 07' 43.7"8.86 minorth955.52 mi
24 hours14° 09' 31.5"939.35 mieast3° 34' 08.7"245.38 minorth978.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 12:10 AM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PapeeteMon 12:10 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast E
AlofiSun 11:10 PM1419 km881 miles766 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 11:10 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:10 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 11:10 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 12:10 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 10:10 PM2637 km1639 miles1424 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:10 PM2746 km1706 miles1483 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 10:10 PM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmNorthwest NW

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