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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 12:16:00 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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 172° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.75 meters/second, 1539.9 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 23' 57.9"956.63 miwest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 minorth957.00 mi
24 hours345° 53' 58.1"936.78 miwest3° 39' 00.8"250.95 minorth977.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaTue 12:16 AM505 km314 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
NadiTue 12:16 AM508 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 11:16 PM523 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaTue 12:16 AM622 km386 miles336 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuganvilleMon 11:16 PM623 km387 miles336 nmWest W
LevukaTue 12:16 AM649 km403 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
LabasaTue 12:16 AM687 km427 miles371 nmEast E
NoumeaMon 11:16 PM960 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiTue 12:16 AM1087 km676 miles587 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaTue 1:16 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmEast-southeast ESE

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