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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 14:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 145° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.35 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.16 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.1"957.99 miwest0° 08' 10.7"9.37 minorth958.36 mi
24 hours14° 02' 48.9"934.42 mieast3° 43' 16.4"255.83 minorth976.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsTue 12:10 AM112 km70 miles61 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyTue 12:10 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneTue 12:10 AM1491 km927 miles805 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsMon 11:40 PM1499 km931 miles809 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraMon 11:10 PM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinMon 11:40 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraTue 1:10 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmEast-northeast ENE
SydneyTue 12:10 AM2066 km1284 miles1115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManokwariMon 11:10 PM2092 km1300 miles1129 nmNorthwest NW
CanberraTue 12:10 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmSouth S

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