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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 10:20:00 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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 26' South, Longitude: 159° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.7"955.28 miwest0° 07' 44.8"8.88 minorth955.64 mi
24 hours14° 09' 15.0"939.14 mieast3° 34' 32.4"245.83 minorth978.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 12:20 AM535 km332 miles289 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 12:20 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmEast E
AlofiSun 11:20 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaMon 11:20 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:20 PM1520 km944 miles821 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 11:20 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 12:20 AM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 10:20 PM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmWest W
FunafutiMon 10:20 PM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandSun 10:20 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorthwest NW
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