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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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 16' South, Longitude: 176° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.52 meters/second, 1539.1 km/hour, 956.3 miles/hour or 831.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.94 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.94 mi
1 hour14° 23' 55.2"956.12 miwest0° 07' 53.0"9.04 minorth956.48 mi
24 hours14° 07' 15.5"937.68 mieast3° 37' 19.8"249.03 minorth977.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuMon 11:32 PM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth N
NeiafuTue 12:32 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
LabasaMon 11:32 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest W
PangaiTue 12:32 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LevukaMon 11:32 PM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:32 AM538 km334 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
NukualofaTue 12:32 AM555 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ApiaTue 12:32 AM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 11:32 PM579 km360 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pago PagoMon 12:32 AM660 km410 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
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